Saigō Takamori

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Saigō Takamori
Japanese name
Hiraganaさいごう たかもり
Katakanaサイゴウ タカモリ
Kyūjitai西鄕 隆盛
Shinjitai西郷 隆盛
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Saigō Takamori (西郷 隆盛, January 23, 1828 – September 24, 1877) was born in Kagoshima[1] and was a Japanese Samurai. In 1877 he led the Satsuma rebellion and against the new imperial government.

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  1. Ravina, Mark (2011-03-29). The Last Samurai: The Life and Battles of Saigo Takamori. John Wiley & Sons. pp. page 13. ISBN 9781118045565.CS1 maint: extra text (link)

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