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Baptist Churches in Pre-WWII Imperial Japan

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Back of Tono Baptist church photo

Great Grandmother Kuni Wada grew up thinking her name was Sen which is what her father called her.  She was to be named Sen, probably after her father Dr. Sentei Hara. But as a physician, he was away at the time of her birth.  She found out her real name was Kuni before she got married.

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Back of Tono Baptist church post card
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Kuni Wada played the piano at the church and Mutsu Wada Homma, my grandmother, was born in Tono on June 16th , 1911.  Rev. … More »


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