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The Japanese military produced a large variety of equipment to support the war effort. Some of the items produced were stamped with markings to provide information such as the date of manufacturing, the arsenal of distribution, the name of the manufacturer, etc.

This section of the website provides information about the military markings used by the Japanese armed forces.

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Clothing tag

This example is a clothing tag found sewn in the inside of a hat.

Equipment marking

This marking example was found in the inside lid of an artillery range scope set.

Equipment marking

This example was found stamped on the side of a communucations box.

For additional markings you can visit our Blade Markings section.

If you have an interest is seeing WWII Japanese Military items, you can do so by going to our WWII Japanese Collectibles identification guide, where we discussed items from different groups and organizations.

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