Masanori Fukushima's Camp Site
Masanori Fukushima's Camp
|address||111 Matsuo Sekigahara Sekigahara-cho Gifu-ken Japan|
||0584-43-1111(town office c p|
JR Sekigahara Station (about meters to the southwest )
|nearby sta.||JR Sekigahara Sta.1200m||15min on foot|
|nearby IC||Sekigahara Interchange1650m||4min by car|
site of Masanori Fukusima is in the precincts of Kasuga Shrine at Matsuo. Masanori Fukushima was a general trained by Hideyoshi from an early age, and took an active part in the
battle of Shizugatake.
Kiyomasa and Tadaoki were grand people in the Budan-group, they disliked Mitsunari.
Fkusima’s forces waged a fierce battle with Ukita’s forces, suffered a large number of casualties. But the WESTERN ARMY collapsed completely due to the betrayal by Hideaki Kobayakawa. At last Fukusima’s force succeeded in beating Ukita’s forces.
|related military commander|
|number of soldiers||6,000 men|
|territory(before the battle)||Owarikiyosu 240,000koku(Aichi )|
|territory(after the battle)||Akihiroshima 498,000koku(Hiroshima Pref.)|