Siege of Osaka. Night attack across the bridge Honmachi, led by Ban Naotsugu (January 16, 1615)

Siege of Osaka. Overnight attack across the bridge Honmachi, led by Ban Naotsugu (January , Richard Hook

Samurai - Warrior - Ronin

The story of the 47 Ronin.Speaking of Japanese samurai, you certainly can not help but mention the story of the 47 Ronin, one of the most celebrated stories of these warriors.

Regular Ashigaru, c. 1467

Online article - The Forgotten Samurai - Explores the changing role of ashigaru throughout feudal Japan and how they eventually gained samurai status.

Siege of Osaka. Night attack across the bridge Honmachi, led by Ban Naotsugu (January 16, 1615)

"Siege of Osaka. Night attack across the bridge Honmachi, led by Ban Naotsugu…

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The attack on the Hachomeguchi gateway during the Siege of Osaka Castle

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