If we do, all that he did to protect the emperor will have been for nothing and he will have died in vain." "Gutless," is the word she reserves for Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi and other business and political leaders who do not stand up to critics, particularly China and South Korea.
She may never get over the day in June when Emperor Akihito, son of the wartime ruler, paid homage at war memorials including one for 10,000 Korean dead during a visit to the Pacific island of Saipan.
2017 Season Advanced to the Fed Ex Cup Playoffs for the fourth consecutive time in his career and headed into the Playoffs in the No. Poor form in the four Playoffs events dropped him to No. Made 20 cuts in 22 starts for the season in which he claimed three victories and three runner-up finishes among his seven top-10 results.
First win of the season came at WGC-HSBC Champions, claiming victory by a seven-stroke margin and becoming the first Asian player to win a World Golf Championships event.
2014 Season First full PGA TOUR season included 20 made cuts in 24 starts, with a victory at the Memorial Tournament and a T3 finish at the Open marking the best of his four top-10 finishes. 2013 Season Finished in the top 125 of the Fed Ex Cup points and money list as a non-member.
Finished with 384 Fed Ex Cup points on the non-member points list, which would rank No. Also finished with 1,640 in official money, including a World Golf Championship start, well ahead of No. Will take up membership on the PGA TOUR for the 2013-14 season.
Arrested after Japan's surrender, he was put on trial for war crimes by the Allies and executed.
Yuko Tojo, 66, insists that her grandfather was not a villain, but a hero.
“All we are taught in school and hear about from the media is that Japan is bad, the Japanese are bad, and more and more people want to know the truth.
2016 Season Advanced to the Fed Ex Cup Playoffs for the third consecutive time in his career, making it to the TOUR Championship each time. 17 position in the Fed Ex Cup standings and finished fifth at East Lake to end his season No. 2015 Season Advanced to the Fed Ex Cup Playoffs, thanks to nine top-10 finishes in 25 starts.
Made his way through all four events in the Playoffs and ended his season ranked 16th in the Fed Ex Cup standings. Closed out the season by advancing all the way to the final Playoffs event, finishing T30 at The Barclays, T57 at the Deutsche Bank Championship, T20 at the BMW Championship and 22nd at the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola.
She claims that he wrote a poem in the 1980s alluding to his disappointment about it.
For her part, she goes to the Yasukuni Shrine about 10 times a year.