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Governor-General of Korea

Index Governor-General of Korea

The post of Governor-General of Korea served as the chief administrator of Korea while it was held as Chōsen (Korea) from 1910 to 1945. [1]

50 relations: Admiral, Anti-Japanese sentiment in Korea, Comfort women, Count, Emperor of Japan, Empire of Japan, General officer, Gensui (Imperial Japanese Army), Governor-general, Governor-General of Taiwan, Hasegawa Yoshimichi, Imperial Japanese Army, Imperial Japanese Navy, Itō Hirobumi, Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910, Japanese General Government Building, Seoul, Japanese militarism, Japanese name, Japanese nationalism, Japanese Resident-General of Korea, Jirō Minami, Judicial review, Kazushige Ugaki, Kō Bun'yū, Kim Young-sam, Korea, Korea under Japanese rule, Korean Peninsula, Kuniaki Koiso, Legislature, List of monarchs of Korea, Nobuyuki Abe, North Korea, Plenipotentiary, President of South Korea, Prime Minister of Japan, Prince, Procuring (prostitution), Protectorate, Saitō Makoto, Sone Arasuke, South Korea, Soviet Civil Administration, Surrender of Japan, Terauchi Masatake, Tsutomu Nishioka, United States Army Military Government in Korea, Viscount, World War II, Yamanashi Hanzō.

Admiral

Admiral is one of the highest ranks in some navies, and in many navies is the highest rank.

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Anti-Japanese sentiment in Korea

Anti-Japanese sentiment in Korea (반일감정) refers to the anti-Japanese sentiment in Korean society, which originates from historic, cultural, and nationalistic sentiments.

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Comfort women

Comfort women were women and girls forced into sexual slavery by the Imperial Japanese Army in occupied territories before and during World War II.

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Count

Count (Male) or Countess (Female) is a title in European countries for a noble of varying status, but historically deemed to convey an approximate rank intermediate between the highest and lowest titles of nobility.

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Emperor of Japan

The Emperor of Japan is the head of the Imperial Family and the head of state of Japan.

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Empire of Japan

The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

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General officer

A general officer is an officer of high rank in the army, and in some nations' air forces or marines.

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Gensui (Imperial Japanese Army)

was the highest title in the pre-war Imperial Japanese military.

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Governor-general

Governor-general (plural governors-general) or governor general (plural governors general), in modern usage, is the title of an office-holder appointed to represent the monarch of a sovereign state in the governing of an independent realm.

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Governor-General of Taiwan

The was the head of government of Japanese Taiwan (including Formosa and the Pescadores) when they were part of the Empire of Japan, from 1895 to 1945.

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Hasegawa Yoshimichi

Count was a field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army and Japanese Governor General of Korea from 1916 to 1919.

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Imperial Japanese Army

The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.

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Imperial Japanese Navy

The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍 or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, "Navy of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the navy of the Empire of Japan from 1868 until 1945, when it was dissolved following Japan's defeat and surrender in World War II.

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Itō Hirobumi

Prince was a Japanese statesman and genrō.

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Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910

The Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910, also known as the Japan–Korea Annexation Treaty, was made by representatives of the Empire of Japan and the Korean Empire on August 22, 1910.

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Japanese General Government Building, Seoul

The Government-General Building, also known internationally as the "Seoul Capitol", was the chief administrative building in Keijo (Seoul) during Japanese rule in Korea and the seat of the Governor-General of Korea from 1926 until 1945.

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Japanese militarism

refers to the ideology in the Empire of Japan that militarism should dominate the political and social life of the nation, and that the strength of the military is equal to the strength of a nation.

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Japanese name

in modern times usually consist of a family name (surname), followed by a given name.

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Japanese nationalism

is the nationalism that asserts that the Japanese are a nation and promotes the cultural unity of the Japanese.

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Japanese Resident-General of Korea

When Korea was a protectorate of the Empire of Japan, Japan was represented by the Resident-General.

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Jirō Minami

was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army and Governor-General of Korea between 1936 and 1942.

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Judicial review

Judicial review is a process under which executive or legislative actions are subject to review by the judiciary.

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Kazushige Ugaki

was a Japanese general in the Imperial Japanese Army, the 5th principal of Takushoku University, and twice Governor-General of Korea.

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Kō Bun'yū

Kō Bun'yū (Chinese: 黃文雄; Pinyin: Huáng Wén Xióng; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: N̂g Bûn-hiông; 黄文雄, Kō Bun'yū; born 1938) is a controversial Taiwanese author, now resident in Japan, who is well known for his staunch anti-Mainland Chinese stance and for penning a number of highly controversial books about Chinese, Japanese and Korean history and culture.

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Kim Young-sam

Kim Young-sam (or; 20 December 1927 – 22 November 2015) was a South Korean politician and democratic activist, who served as President of South Korea from 1993 to 1998.

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Korea

Korea is a region in East Asia; since 1945 it has been divided into two distinctive sovereign states: North Korea and South Korea.

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Korea under Japanese rule

Korea under Japanese rule began with the end of the short-lived Korean Empire in 1910 and ended at the conclusion of World War II in 1945.

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Korean Peninsula

The Korean Peninsula is a peninsula of Eurasia located in East Asia.

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Kuniaki Koiso

was a Japanese general in the Imperial Japanese Army, Governor-General of Korea and 28th Prime Minister of Japan from July 22, 1944, to April 7, 1945.

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Legislature

A legislature is a deliberative assembly with the authority to make laws for a political entity such as a country or city.

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List of monarchs of Korea

This is a list of monarchs of Korea, arranged by dynasty.

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Nobuyuki Abe

was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army, Governor-General of Korea, and 36th Prime Minister of Japan from 30 August 1939 to 16 January 1940.

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North Korea

North Korea (Chosŏn'gŭl:조선; Hanja:朝鮮; Chosŏn), officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (abbreviated as DPRK, PRK, DPR Korea, or Korea DPR), is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula.

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Plenipotentiary

The word plenipotentiary (from the Latin plenus "full" and potens "powerful") has two meanings.

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President of South Korea

The President of the Republic of Korea is, according to the South Korean constitution, the chairperson of the cabinet, the chief executive of the government, commander-in-chief of the armed forces, and the head of state of South Korea.

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Prime Minister of Japan

The is the head of government of Japan.

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Prince

A prince is a male ruler or member of a monarch's or former monarch's family ranked below a king and above a duke.

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Procuring (prostitution)

Procuring or pandering is the facilitation or provision of a prostitute or sex worker in the arrangement of a sex act with a customer.

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Protectorate

A protectorate, in its inception adopted by modern international law, is a dependent territory that has been granted local autonomy and some independence while still retaining the suzerainty of a greater sovereign state.

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Saitō Makoto

Viscount was a Japanese naval officer and politician.

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Sone Arasuke

Viscount was a Japanese politician, diplomat, cabinet minister, and second Japanese Resident-General of Korea.

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South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.

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Soviet Civil Administration

The Soviet Civil Administration (SCA) functioned as the occupying government of northern Korea from October 3, 1945 until the founding of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in 1948 although it governed concurrently after the setup of the Provisional People's Committee for North Korea in 1946.

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Surrender of Japan

The surrender of Imperial Japan was announced on August 15 and formally signed on September 2, 1945, bringing the hostilities of World War II to a close.

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Terauchi Masatake

Gensui Count, GCB (5 February 1852 – 3 November 1919), was a Japanese military officer, proconsul and politician.

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Tsutomu Nishioka

Tsutomu Nishioka (西岡 力, Nishioka Tsutomu, born 1956 in Tokyo) is a professor of International Christian Studies at Tokyo Christian University.

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United States Army Military Government in Korea

The United States Army Military Government in Korea (USAMGIK) was the official ruling body of the southern half of the Korean Peninsula from September 8, 1945 to August 15, 1948.

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Viscount

A viscount (for male) or viscountess (for female) is a title used in certain European countries for a noble of varying status.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Yamanashi Hanzō

was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army, Minister of War and Governor-General of Korea from 1927 to 1929.

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Government General Chosen, Government-General of Chosen, Government-General of Korea, Governor General of Korea, Governor-General of Chosen, Japanese Governor General of Korea, Japanese Governor-General of Korea, List of Governors-General of Chosen, List of Japanese governors-general in Korea.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Governor-General_of_Korea

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