The influence of bushido on japan in world war 2 the influence of bushido on japan in world war 2 during ww2 bushido was as relavent to the common. Read this full essay on kamikaze pilots during world war two kamikaze which means divine wind in japanese was japans last attempt to balance the ever increasing technological and material advantage of the american forces advancing to japan. Kamikaze pilots played an important role during the second world war in japan the japanese term kamikaze stands for divine wind in the us, they were popularly known as suicide bombers. Find great deals on ebay for world war 2 kamikaze special force kamikaze bushido world war 2 t of the 1st kamikaze attacks during ww2 cover $2.
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