The Cornerstone of Peace
Sun, 17 Oct 7:00 AM - Japan
Join us as we visit the main memorial to the Battle of Okinawa - the Peace Memorial Park. It is located near the southern tip of the island, our tour will take us through the main section of the park where there is a memorial to over 240,000 people who lost their lives in the battle, we will look at the cornerstone of peace and the flame which has been burning since 1995. After that we will head deeper into the park where we can see some of the prefectural specific memorials and finish at the national war dead mausoleum which holds the ashes of over 180,000 people.