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The Siege of Port Arthur (旅順攻囲戦, Ryojun Kōisen; Оборона Порт-Артура, Oborona Port-Artura, August 1, 1904 – January 2, 1905), the deep-water port and Russian naval base at the tip of the Liaodong Peninsula in Manchuria, was the longest and most violent land battle of the Russo-Japanese War. [1]

103 relations: Aleksey Kuropatkin, Anatoly Stessel, Arc lamp, Artillery, Ōyama Iwao, Barbed wire, Baron, Battle of Liaoyang, Battle of Mukden, Battle of Nanshan, Battle of the Yellow Sea, Battle of Tsushima, Battleship, Beriberi, Charles à Court Repington, China, Court-martial, Dalny, Destroyer, Drama film, Dysentery, Edward VII, Electric fence, Emperor Meiji, First Sino-Japanese War, Forlorn hope, France, Germany, Hand grenade, Hitachi Maru, Hot air balloon, Howitzer, Imperial Japanese Navy, Imperial Russian Army, Indian Ocean, Infantry, Japanese cruiser Takasago, Kodama Gentarō, Krupp, Land mine, Lüshunkou District, Liaodong Peninsula, Machine gun, Manchuria, Maxim gun, Military communications, Nakamura Satoru, Naval mine, Nicholas II of Russia, Nikolai Essen, ..., Nikolai Tretyakov, Nogi Maresuke, Osaka Bay, Pacific Fleet (Russia), Parole, Port, Prisoner-of-war camp, Qing dynasty, Radio jamming, Reconnaissance, Redoubt, Reilly, Ace of Spies, Revolution of 1905, Roman Kondratenko, Russia, Russian battleship Peresvet, Russian battleship Pobeda, Russian battleship Poltava (1894), Russian battleship Retvizan, Russian battleship Sevastopol (1895), Russian cruiser Bayan (1900), Russian cruiser Novik (1900), Russian cruiser Pallada (1899), Russian Empire, Russo-Japanese War, Saint Petersburg, Sapper, Scurvy, Searchlight, Shuishiying, Siege, Staff (military), Stepan Makarov, Tatsuya Nakadai, Tōgō Heihachirō, Telephone, Tetsurō Tamba, Theodore Roosevelt, Tokyo Bay, Torpedo, Toshio Masuda (director), Toshiro Mifune, Treaty of Portsmouth, Treaty of Shimonoseki, Trench warfare, Triple Intervention, Vladivostok, War film, Wilgelm Vitgeft, World War I, 203 Hill, 28 cm Howitzer L/10, 7th Division (Imperial Japanese Army). Expand index (53 more) »

Aleksey Kuropatkin

Alexei Nikolayevich Kuropatkin (Алексе́й Никола́евич Куропа́ткин; March 29, 1848 – January 16, 1925) was the Russian Imperial Minister of War from 1898 to 1904, and often held responsible for major Russian defeats in the Russian-Japanese War, most notably at the Battle of Mukden and the Battle of Liaoyang.

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Anatoly Stessel

Anatoly Mikhaylovich Stessel (Анатóлий Михáйлович Стéссель), last name also Germanized Stoessel or Stößel (–) was a Russian baron of German descent, military leader, and general responsible for the fall of Port Arthur to the Japanese on January 2, 1905.

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Arc lamp

An arc lamp or arc light is a lamp that produces light by an electric arc (also called a voltaic arc).

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Artillery

Artillery is a class of large military weapons built to fire munitions far beyond the range and power of infantry's small arms.

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Ōyama Iwao

was a Japanese field marshal, and one of the founders of the Imperial Japanese Army.

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Barbed wire

Barbed wire, also known as barb wire, less often bob wire or, in the southeastern United States, bobbed wire, is a type of steel fencing wire constructed with sharp edges or points arranged at intervals along the strand(s).

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Baron

Baron is a title of honour, often hereditary, and ranks as one of the lower titles in the various nobiliary systems of Europe.

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Battle of Liaoyang

The (Сражение при Ляояне) was the first major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War, on the outskirts of the city of Liaoyang in present-day Liaoning Province, China.

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Battle of Mukden

The, one of the largest land battles to be fought before World War I and the last and the most decisive major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War, was fought from 20 February to 10 March 1905 between Japan and Russia near Mukden in Manchuria.

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Battle of Nanshan

The was one of many vicious land battles of the Russo-Japanese War.

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Battle of the Yellow Sea

The Battle of the Yellow Sea (黄海海戦 Kōkai kaisen; Бой в Жёлтом море) was a major naval engagement of the Russo-Japanese War, fought on 10 August 1904.

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Battle of Tsushima

The Battle of Tsushima (Цусимское сражение, Tsusimskoye srazheniye), commonly known as the “Sea of Japan Naval Battle” (Japanese: 日本海海戦, Nihonkai-Kaisen) in Japan and the “Battle of Tsushima Strait”, was a major naval battle fought between Russia and Japan during the Russo-Japanese War.

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Battleship

A battleship is a large armored warship with a main battery consisting of heavy caliber guns.

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Beriberi

Beriberi refers to a cluster of symptoms caused primarily by a nutritional deficit in vitamin B1 (thiamine).

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Charles à Court Repington

Lieutenant Colonel Charles à Court Repington,, (29 January 1858 – 25 May 1925) known until 1903 as Charles à Court, was a British Army officer and later a war correspondent.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia.

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Court-martial

A court-martial (plural courts-martial, as "martial" is postpositive) is a military court.

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Dalny

Dalny (Да́льний; masculine), Dalnyaya (Да́льняя; feminine), or Dalneye (Да́льнее; neuter) is the name of several inhabited localities in Russia.

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Destroyer

In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast maneuverable long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy or battle group and defend them against smaller powerful short-range attackers.

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Drama film

A drama film is a film genre that depends mostly on in-depth development of realistic characters dealing with emotional themes.

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Dysentery

Dysentery is an inflammation of the intestine causing diarrhea with blood.

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Edward VII

Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death.

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Electric fence

An electric fence is a barrier that uses electric shocks to deter animals or people from crossing a boundary.

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Emperor Meiji

, or, was the 122nd Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from February 3, 1867 until his death on July 30, 1912.

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First Sino-Japanese War

The First Sino-Japanese War (1 August 1894 – 17 April 1895) was fought between the Qing Empire of China and the Empire of Japan, primarily over control of Korea.

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Forlorn hope

A forlorn hope is a band of soldiers or other combatants chosen to take the leading part in a military operation, such as an assault on a defended position, where the risk of casualties is high.

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France

France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.

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Germany

Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a federal parliamentary republic in western-central Europe.

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Hand grenade

A hand grenade is any small bomb that can be thrown by hand.

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Hitachi Maru

The was a 6,172 gross ton combined passenger-cargo ship built by Mitsubishi Shipbuilding in Nagasaki, for NYK Lines in 1898.

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Hot air balloon

The hot air balloon is the oldest successful human-carrying flight technology.

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Howitzer

A howitzer is a type of artillery piece characterized by a relatively short barrel and the use of comparatively small propellant charges to propel projectiles at relatively high trajectories, with a steep angle of descent.

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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, literally "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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Imperial Russian Army

The Imperial Russian Army (Ру́сская импера́торская а́рмия) was the land armed force of the Russian Empire, active from around 1721 to the Russian Revolution of 1917.

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Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's oceanic divisions, covering approximately 20% of the water on the Earth's surface.

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Infantry

The infantry is the branch of a military force that fights on foot.

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Japanese cruiser Takasago

was a protected cruiser of the Imperial Japanese Navy, designed and built by the Armstrong Whitworth shipyards in Elswick, in the United Kingdom.

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Kodama Gentarō

Viscount was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army, and government minister during Meiji period Japan.

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Krupp

The Krupp family (see pronunciation), a prominent 400-year-old German dynasty from Essen, have become famous for their production of steel, artillery, ammunition, and other armaments.

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Land mine

A land mine is an explosive device concealed under or on the ground and designed to destroy or disable enemy targets, ranging from combatants to vehicles and tanks, as they pass over or near it.

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Lüshunkou District

Lüshunkou District or Lyushunkou District is one of six districts of Dalian, Liaoning province, People's Republic of China.

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Liaodong Peninsula

The Liáodōng Peninsula is a peninsula in Liaoning Province of Northeast China, historically known in the West as Southeastern Manchuria.

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Machine gun

A machine gun is a fully automatic mounted or portable firearm, designed to fire bullets in quick succession from an ammunition belt or magazine, typically at a rate of three hundred to eighteen hundred rounds per minute.

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Manchuria

Manchuria is a modern name given to a large geographic region in Northeast Asia.

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Maxim gun

The Maxim gun, which was invented by Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim in 1884, was the first recoil-operated machine gun.

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Military communications

Military communications or military signals involve all aspects of communications, or conveyance of information, by armed forces.

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Nakamura Satoru

Baron was a career soldier in the early Imperial Japanese Army, serving during the Russo-Japanese War, and was an aide-de-camp to Emperor Taisho.

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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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Nicholas II of Russia

Nicholas II (r) (– 17 July 1918) was the last Emperor of Russia, Grand Duke of Finland, and titular King of Poland.

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Nikolai Essen

Nikolai Ottovich (von) Essen (Николай Оттович фон Эссен) (11(23) December 1860, Saint Petersburg – 7(20) May 1915, Tallinn) was a Russian naval commander and admiral from the Baltic German Essen family.

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Nikolai Tretyakov

Nikolai A. Tretyakov (Третьяков, Николай Александрович 2 October 1854) - 5 February 1917) was a military engineer and general in the Imperial Russian Army, noted for his heroic role in the Siege of Port Arthur during the Russian-Japanese War.

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Nogi Maresuke

Count, also known as Kiten, Count Nogi (December 25, 1849 – September 13, 1912), was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army and a governor of Taiwan.

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Osaka Bay

Osaka Bay (大阪湾 Ōsaka-wan) is a bay in western Japan.

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Pacific Fleet (Russia)

The Pacific Fleet (Тихоокеанский флот, translit: Tikhookeanskiy flot, named Red Banner Pacific Fleet, Краснознамённый Тихоокеанский флот in Soviet times) is the part of the Russian Navy that is stationed in the Pacific Ocean, which formerly secured the Far Eastern borders of the Soviet Union.

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Parole

Parole is the provisional release of a prisoner who agrees to certain conditions prior to the completion of the maximum sentence period.

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Port

A port is a location on a coast or shore containing one or more harbors where ships can dock and transfer people or cargo to or from land.

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Prisoner-of-war camp

A prisoner-of-war camp is a site for the containment of enemy combatants captured by a belligerent power in time of war.

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Qing dynasty

The Qing dynasty, officially the Great Qing, also called the Empire of the Great Qing, or the Manchu dynasty, was the last imperial dynasty of China, ruling from 1644 to 1912 with a brief, abortive restoration in 1917.

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Radio jamming

A radio jammer is any device that deliberately blocks, jams or interferes with authorized wireless communications.

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Reconnaissance

In military operations, reconnaissance is the exploration outside an area occupied by friendly forces to gain information about natural features and enemy presence.

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Redoubt

A redoubt (historically redout) is a fort or fort system usually consisting of an enclosed defensive emplacement outside a larger fort, usually relying on earthworks, although others are constructed of stone or brick.

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Reilly, Ace of Spies

Reilly, Ace of Spies is a 1983 television miniseries dramatizing the life of Sidney Reilly, a Russian Jew who became one of the greatest spies ever to work for the British.

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Revolution of 1905

The Revolution of 1905 was a wave of mass political and social unrest that spread through vast areas of the Russian Empire, some of which was directed at the government.

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Roman Kondratenko

Roman Isidorovich Kondratenko (Роман Исидорович Кондратенко) (October 12, 1857 – December 15, 1904) was a general in the Imperial Russian Army famous for his devout defense of Port Arthur during the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905.

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Russia

Russia (Ru-Россия.ogg), also officially known as the Russian Federation (a), is a country in northern Eurasia.

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Russian battleship Peresvet

Peresvet (Пересвет) was the lead ship of the three pre-dreadnought battleships built for the Imperial Russian Navy at the end of the nineteenth century.

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Russian battleship Pobeda

Pobeda, (Victory), was the last of the three pre-dreadnought battleships built for the Imperial Russian Navy at the end of the nineteenth century.

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Russian battleship Poltava (1894)

The Russian battleship Poltava (Полтава) was one of three pre-dreadnought battleships built for the Imperial Russian Navy in the 1890s.

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Russian battleship Retvizan

Retvizan (Ретвизан) was a pre-dreadnought battleship built before the Russo-Japanese War of 1904–05 for the Imperial Russian Navy.

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Russian battleship Sevastopol (1895)

Sevastopol (Севастополь) was the last of three ships in the of pre-dreadnought battleships built for the Imperial Russian Navy in the 1890s.

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Russian cruiser Bayan (1900)

The cruiser Bayan (Russian: Баян) was the name ship of the four armoured cruisers built for the Imperial Russian Navy in the first decade of the 20th century.

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Russian cruiser Novik (1900)

Novík (Новик.) was a protected cruiser in the Imperial Russian Navy, built by Schichau shipyards in Elbing near Danzig, Germany.

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Russian cruiser Pallada (1899)

Pallada was the lead ship in the of protected cruisers in the Imperial Russian Navy.

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Russian Empire

The Russian Empire (Pre-reform Russian orthography: Россійская Имперія, Modern Russian: Российская империя, translit: Rossiyskaya Imperiya) was a state that existed from 1721 until overthrown by the short-lived liberal February Revolution in 1917.

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Russo-Japanese War

The Russo-Japanese War (8 February 1904 – 5 September 1905) was fought between the Russian Empire and the Empire of Japan over rival imperial ambitions in Manchuria and Korea.

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Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg (p) is the second largest city in Russia, politically incorporated as a federal subject (a federal city).

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Sapper

A sapper, also called pioneer or combat engineer, is a combatant or soldier who performs a variety of military engineering duties such as bridge-building, laying or clearing minefields, demolitions, field defences and general construction, as well as road and airfield construction and repair.

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Scurvy

Scurvy is a disease resulting from a deficiency of vitamin C. Scurvy often presents initially with fatigue, followed by formation of spots on the skin, spongy gums, and bleeding from the mucous membranes.

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Searchlight

A searchlight (or spotlight) is an apparatus that combines an extremely luminous source (traditionally a carbon arc lamp) with a mirrored parabolic reflector to project a powerful beam of light of approximately parallel rays in a particular direction, usually constructed so that it can be swiveled about.

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Shuishiying

Shuishiying were the camp sites (in) or office buildings of the Naval forces (in) during the later days of the Qing Dynasty in China.

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Siege

A siege is a military blockade of a city or fortress with the intent of conquering by attrition or assault.

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Staff (military)

A military staff (often referred to as General Staff, Army Staff, Navy Staff or Air Staff within the individual services) is a group of officers and enlisted personnel that are responsible for the administrative, operational and logistical needs of its unit.

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Stepan Makarov

Stepan Osipovich Makarov (Степа́н О́сипович Мака́ров; –) was a Russian vice-admiral, a highly accomplished and decorated commander of the Imperial Russian Navy, an oceanographer, awarded by the Russian Academy of Sciences, and author of several books.

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Tatsuya Nakadai

is a Japanese film actor famous for the wide variety of characters he has portrayed and many collaborations with famous Japanese film directors.

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Tōgō Heihachirō

Marshal-Admiral Marquis Heihachirō Tōgō, OM, GCVO ((東郷 平八郎; 27 January 1848 – 30 May 1934), was a gensui or admiral of the fleet in the Imperial Japanese Navy and one of Japan's greatest naval heroes.

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Telephone

A telephone, or phone, is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly.

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Tetsurō Tamba

was a Japanese actor.

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Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt (October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919), often referred to as Teddy or TR, was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States, from 1901 to 1909.

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Tokyo Bay

is a bay located in the southern Kantō region of Japan, and spans the coasts of Tokyo, Kanagawa Prefecture, and Chiba Prefecture.

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Torpedo

The modern torpedo is a self-propelled weapon with an explosive warhead, launched above or below the water surface, propelled underwater towards a target, and designed to detonate either on contact with its target or in proximity to it.

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Toshio Masuda (director)

is a Japanese film director.

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Toshiro Mifune

was a Japanese actor who appeared in almost 170 feature films.

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Treaty of Portsmouth

The Treaty of Portsmouth formally ended the 1904–05 Russo-Japanese War.

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Treaty of Shimonoseki

The;, was an unequal treaty signed at the Shunpanrō hall in Japan on April 17, 1895, between the Empire of Japan and the Qing Empire, ending the First Sino-Japanese War.

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Trench warfare

Trench warfare is a form of land warfare using occupied fighting lines consisting largely of trenches, in which troops are significantly protected from the enemy's small arms fire and are substantially sheltered from artillery.

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Triple Intervention

The was a diplomatic intervention by Russia, Germany, and France on 23 April 1895 over the terms of the Treaty of Shimonoseki signed between Japan and Qing Dynasty China that ended the First Sino-Japanese War.

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Vladivostok

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

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War film

War film is a film genre concerned with warfare, typically about naval, air, or land battles in the twentieth century, with combat scenes central to the drama.

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Wilgelm Vitgeft

Wilgelm Karlovich Vitgeft (Вильгельм Карлович Витгефт) (October 14, 1847 – August 10, 1904), sometimes written Wilhelm and Withöft was an admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy, noted for his service in the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905.

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World War I

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

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203 Hill

203 Hill (in or in Japanese: 二〇三高地) is a high ground located in Lushunkou District, Dalian City, Liaoning Province, China.

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28 cm Howitzer L/10

The was a Japanese coastal and siege howitzer.

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7th Division (Imperial Japanese Army)

was an infantry division in the Imperial Japanese Army.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Port_Arthur

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