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Tsunesaburo Makiguchi

 
 
Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 11, 2010
1. Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to
Tsunesaburo Makiguchi
Visionary teacher and child advocate.
He founded the Soka Gakkai in 1930 to
promote humanistic education education based
on Buddhist principles. He was arrested
for opposing the Japanese military
during World War II and died in prison
on November 18, 1944

 
Location. 40° 50.031′ N, 73° 58.121′ W. Marker is in Edgewater, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of River Road and Glenwood Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located in Veterans Field. Marker is in this post office area: Edgewater NJ 07020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edgewater Vietnam Veterans Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edgewater Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); Edgewater World War II Memorial (about 700 feet away); Vriessendael (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edgewater World War I Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Christopher Columbus Memorial Plaza (approx. half a mile away); Burdett's Landing (approx. 0.7 miles away); Palisades Amusement Park (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Edgewater.
 
Also see . . .
Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 11, 2010
2. Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Marker

1. Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Website. (Submitted on December 13, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Tsunesaburo Makiguchi on Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 13, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 11, 2010
3. Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 718 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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