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WWII Japanese "Off To War" Silk Banner 15 1/2" X 53"
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Silk banner shows a few small holes, nothing distracting. Send-off parades were organized for soldiers on their way to the local railway station by community organizations, with the participants carrying banners ("nobori"), suspended from vertical poles, each with the name of a specific recruit to them.