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Hikawa Maru

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is a Japanese ocean liner that Yokohama Dock Company built for Nippon Yūsen Kabushiki Kaisha ("NYK Line"). [1]

67 relations: Art Deco, Atoll, Attack on Pearl Harbor, Battle of Midway, Bridge (nautical), Canada, Cargo ship, Caroline Islands, Charlie Chaplin, Davao City, East Coast of the United States, Expulsions and exoduses of Jews, French Indochina, Hashira Island, Heian Maru (1930), Hikawa Shrine (Saitama), History of the Jews in Germany, History of the Jews in Lithuania, Honshu, Hospital ship, Imperial Japanese Navy, International Olympic Committee, Iron ore, Japan, Java, Judo, Kanō Jigorō, Kobe, Korea, Kwajalein Atoll, Lithuania, Maiden voyage, Maizuru Naval District, MAN Diesel, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Motor ship, Museum ship, Myanmar, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Naval mine, Nippon Yusen, Occupation of Japan, Ocean liner, Pacific Islands, Port of Singapore, Port of Yokohama, Queen of the Pacific, Rabbi, Saitama, Saitama, ..., Seattle, Shinto shrine, Shipping Control Authority for the Japanese Merchant Marine, Singapore Strait, Sister ship, Soviet Union, Submarine tender, Surabaya, Thailand, The New York Times, Vancouver, Vladivostok, Wotje Atoll, Yad Vashem, Yamashita Park, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Zerach Warhaftig. Expand index (17 more) »

Art Deco

Art Deco, sometimes referred to as Deco, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. Art Deco influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewelry, fashion, cars, movie theatres, trains, ocean liners, and everyday objects such as radios and vacuum cleaners.

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An atoll, sometimes called a coral atoll, is a ring-shaped coral reef including a coral rim that encircles a lagoon partially or completely.

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Attack on Pearl Harbor

The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii Territory, on the morning of December 7, 1941.

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Battle of Midway

The Battle of Midway was a decisive naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II which occurred between 4 and 7 June 1942, only six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor and one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea.

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Bridge (nautical)

The bridge of a ship is the room or platform from which the ship can be commanded.

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Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Cargo ship

A cargo ship or freighter ship is any sort of ship or vessel that carries cargo, goods, and materials from one port to another.

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Caroline Islands

The Caroline Islands (or the Carolines) are a widely scattered archipelago of tiny islands in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, to the north of New Guinea.

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Charlie Chaplin

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film.

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Davao City

, officially the (Dakbayan sa Dabaw, Lungsod ng Dabaw), is a highly urbanized city in the island of Mindanao,.

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East Coast of the United States

The East Coast of the United States is the coastline along which the Eastern United States meets the North Atlantic Ocean.

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Expulsions and exoduses of Jews

In Jewish history, Jews have experienced numerous mass expulsions or ostracism by various local authorities and have sought refuge in other countries.

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French Indochina

French Indochina (previously spelled as French Indo-China) (French: Indochine française; Lao: ສະຫະພັນອິນດູຈີນ; Khmer: សហភាពឥណ្ឌូចិន; Vietnamese: Đông Dương thuộc Pháp/東洋屬法,, frequently abbreviated to Đông Pháp; Chinese: 法属印度支那), officially known as the Indochinese Union (French: Union indochinoise) after 1887 and the Indochinese Federation (French: Fédération indochinoise) after 1947, was a grouping of French colonial territories in Southeast Asia.

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Hashira Island

is an island in southern Hiroshima Bay of the Inland Sea, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.

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Heian Maru (1930)

was a Japanese ocean liner launched in 1930 and operated primarily on the NYK line's trans-Pacific service between Yokohama and Seattle.

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Hikawa Shrine (Saitama)

is a Japanese Shinto shrine in Omiya-ku, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture.

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History of the Jews in Germany

Jewish settlers founded the Ashkenazi Jewish community in the Early (5th to 10th centuries CE) and High Middle Ages (circa 1000–1299 CE).

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History of the Jews in Lithuania

The history of the Jews in Lithuania spans the period from the 8th century to the present day.

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Honshu is the largest and most populous island of Japan, located south of Hokkaido across the Tsugaru Strait, north of Shikoku across the Inland Sea, and northeast of Kyushu across the Kanmon Straits.

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Hospital ship

A hospital ship is a ship designated for primary function as a floating medical treatment facility or hospital.

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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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International Olympic Committee

The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.

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Iron ore

Iron ores are rocks and minerals from which metallic iron can be economically extracted.

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Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Java (Indonesian: Jawa; Javanese: ꦗꦮ; Sundanese) is an island of Indonesia.

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was created as a physical, mental and moral pedagogy in Japan, in 1882, by Jigoro Kano (嘉納治五郎).

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Kanō Jigorō

was a Japanese educator and athlete, the founder of Judo.

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is the sixth-largest city in Japan and the capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture.

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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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Kwajalein Atoll

Kwajalein Atoll (Marshallese: Kuwajleen) is part of the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI).

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Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.

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Maiden voyage

The maiden voyage of a ship, aircraft or other craft is the first journey made by the craft after shakedown.

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Maizuru Naval District

was one of four main administrative districts of the pre-war Imperial Japanese Navy.

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MAN Diesel

MAN Diesel SE is a European manufacturer of large-bore diesel engines for marine propulsion systems and power plant applications.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

is a Japanese multinational engineering, electrical equipment and electronics company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines

is a Japanese transport company headquartered in Toranomon, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

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Motor ship

A motor ship or motor vessel is a ship propelled by an internal combustion engine, usually a diesel engine.

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Museum ship

A museum ship, also called a memorial ship, is a ship that has been preserved and converted into a museum open to the public for educational or memorial purposes.

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Myanmar, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia.

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Naka-ku, Yokohama

is one of the 18 wards of the city of Yokohama in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Naval mine

A naval mine is a self-contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy surface ships or submarines.

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Nippon Yusen

is one of the oldest and largest shipping companies in the world.

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Occupation of Japan

The Allied occupation of Japan at the end of World War II was led by General Douglas MacArthur, the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers, with support from the British Commonwealth.

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Ocean liner

An ocean liner is a passenger ship primarily used as a form of transportation across seas or oceans.

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Pacific Islands

The Pacific Islands are the islands of the Pacific Ocean.

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Port of Singapore

The Port of Singapore refers to the collective facilities and terminals that conduct maritime trade handling functions in harbours and which handle Singapore's shipping.

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Port of Yokohama

The is operated by the Port and Harbor Bureau of the City of Yokohama in Japan.

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Queen of the Pacific

Queen of the Pacific is a name or nickname of ships and places associated with the Pacific Ocean, the largest of Earth's oceans.

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In Judaism, a rabbi is a teacher of Torah.

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Saitama, Saitama

is the capital and the most populous city of Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.

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Shinto shrine

A is a structure whose main purpose is to house ("enshrine") one or more kami.

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Shipping Control Authority for the Japanese Merchant Marine

The Shipping Control Authority for the Japanese Merchant Marine (SCAJAP) was an organization established by Allied forces in the occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.

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Singapore Strait

The Singapore Strait (Malay: Selat Singapura) is a 105-kilometer long, 16-kilometer wide strait between the Strait of Malacca in the west and the Karimata Strait in the east.

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Sister ship

A sister ship is a ship of the same class or of virtually identical design to another ship.

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Soviet Union

The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.

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Submarine tender

A submarine tender is a type of ship that supplies and supports submarines.

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Surabaya (formerly Dutch: Soerabaia and later Surabaja) is a port city and the capital of East Java (Jawa Timur) province of Indonesia.

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Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia.

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Vladivostok (p, literally ruler of the east) is a city and the administrative center of Primorsky Krai, Russia, located around the Golden Horn Bay, not far from Russia's borders with China and North Korea.

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Wotje Atoll

Wotje Atoll (Marshallese: Wōjjā) is a coral atoll of 75 islands in the Pacific Ocean, and forms a legislative district of the Ratak Chain of the Marshall Islands.

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Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem (יָד וַשֵׁם; literally, "a monument and a name") is Israel's official memorial to the victims of the Holocaust.

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Yamashita Park

is a public park in Naka Ward, Yokohama, Japan, famous for its waterfront views of the Port of Yokohama.

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Yokosuka, Kanagawa

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Zerach Warhaftig

Zerach Warhaftig (זרח ורהפטיג, זרח ווארהאפטיק, also Zorah Wahrhaftig; 2 February 1906 - 26 September 2002) was an Israeli lawyer and politician.

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