Category Archives: Military

Side Effect of Conscription

I cannot find the same article online but there was an interesting article (for me) in today’s Korean Herald. Military fatigues cause confusion at protests over U.S. beef imports. “The Defense Ministry briefly got entangled yesterday in a public rumpus … Continue reading

Posted in Korea, Military

Sources on the Korean Special Volunteer Soldier Program in 1938

I have finished my first draft on this topic, and I think the bibliography might be useful to others as well. Official Documents I used the Japanese government’s (the Government General in Korea and Chosengun) documents mostly as primary sources. … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, History, Japan, Korea, Military, Research

Some Bits and Pieces from Japanese High Police Records

Sorry for the long interval. I had to submit a proposal on this topic and my blogging could not catch up with my research. I was going to blog about some interesting stuff I found in the primary sources. I … Continue reading

Posted in History, Japan, Korea, Military, Research