JDR Vol.18 No.6 pp. 555-557
doi: 10.20965/jdr.2023.p0555


1923 Great Kanto Earthquake: Damages by the Quake and Tsunami

Masayuki Takemura

Disaster Mitigation Research Center, Nagoya University
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan

September 1, 2023
This article is an English translation of an article “The Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923: Damages by the Quake and Tsunami” published in the public relations magazine “Bosai” of the Cabinet Office (No.39, 2007/5), with additions made by the author.
Cite this article as:
M. Takemura, “1923 Great Kanto Earthquake: Damages by the Quake and Tsunami,” J. Disaster Res., Vol.18 No.6, pp. 555-557, 2023.
Data files:
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  2. [2] T. Hatori, I. Aida, and K. Kajiura, “Tsunamis in the South Kanto District,” Earthq. Res. Inst., Univ. Tokyo (Ed.), “Publications for the 50th Anniversary of the Great Kanto Earthquake, 1923” 1973.

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