Bruce Meyer-Kenny

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A man wearing a WW2 era Japanese Navy pilots uniform adjusts his hat during commerations for the end of WW2. Asked why he wears the uniform ' I feel the bushido spirit inside me when I wear this uniform. I don't express any political opinion through wearing it' August 15 2006. . .Established in 1869 by the Meiji Emperor to commerate those who died in the Boshin War. The shrine now houses the souls or 'kami' of Japan's war dead including 14 A-class war criminals who were interned among the 2.5 million war dead in 1978. Visits to the shrine by Japanese Prime Ministers create tensions with Japan's Asian neighbors.(Photo by Bruce Meyer/2.0 Images)....