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69.Tsunami monument (Showa: guardian deity of seafarers Shinto shrine)

We convey lesson caused by tsunami in history

Tsunami monument is left at each site in the Otsuchi-cho, but tsunami monument of Showa is built in Konpira Shrine Shrine of Kirikiri district.
Of if "there is earthquake tsunami lesson about omen, evacuation, the residence is ticked away "escape to high place if tsunami comes" be careful" saying "do not do house in danger zone".

We erect in the next year of> in tsunami <1933 (Showa 8) of the Showa era

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