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lkgmadmax

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I was wondering if someone in the forum might be able to assist in the translation of the enclosed flag.
Thanks in advance!
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There are patriotic slogans and names written all over it. Some of the patriotic slogans can be found in the excellent list provided by Toritoribe-san in the link here.

https://jref.com/forum/translations-201/please-help-me-kanji-translation-wwii-yosegaki-hinomaru-54495/#.U8HX0Pl_tIk

On your flag I can see

七生報告 = Shichishouhoukoku (Unfailing devotion to country)
儘忠 = Loyalty/Patriotism
勇猛精進 = Unflagging courage

among others. I can pick out the last names of some of the signers: Takahashi, Kinoshita, Ota, Kakizawa, Yamada, Watanabe, Yamano.

It was given to someone with the first name of Tsutomu. Looks like just the first name was given, which seems very unformal, familiar. Maybe Tsutomu was someone very young. I can see the date Showa 18, or 1943. I can't make out the exact date, but it looks like maybe April 12th?
 

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There are patriotic slogans and names written all over it. Some of the patriotic slogans can be found in the excellent list provided by Toritoribe-san in the link here.

https://jref.com/forum/translations-201/please-help-me-kanji-translation-wwii-yosegaki-hinomaru-54495/#.U8HX0Pl_tIk

On your flag I can see

ナスツオツ青カ窶「テアツ債 = Shichishouhoukoku ツ(Unfailing devotion to country)
ヒ愿披?吮?ー = Loyalty/Patriotism
窶忍窶禿陳青クツ進 = Unflagging courage

among others. I can pick out the last names of some of the signers: Takahashi, Kinoshita, Ota, Kakizawa, Yamada, Watanabe, Yamano.

It was given to someone with the first name of Tsutomu. Looks like just the first name was given, which seems very unformal, familiar. Maybe Tsutomu was someone very young. I can see the date Showa 18, or 1943. I can't make out the exact date, but it looks like maybe April 12th?
Thank you very much!
 
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