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Gift of Erik Jacobsen
Weapons of Mass Seduction: The Art of Propaganda, Wais and Knowles Galleries of Textile Arts, de Young Museum, 5/5/18 - 10/7/18
The Bakudan Sanyushi, the three human bombs who sacrificed themselves in battle by
carrying a torpedo into a barbed wire barricade thus creating a breach that Japanese soldiers then charged through to victory. The text reads "honor"and implies honor is more important than survival.