Sakamoto Ryoma Statue in Yokohama
This statue of Sakamoto Ryōma was exposed at Minato-mirai in Yokohama a few weeks ago. Sakamoto Ryōma (坂本 龍馬) was an important figure during the Bakumatsu period and a leader of the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate. He was born in 1836 in the old Kōchi Prefecture and was assassinated in 1867 in Kyoto.(...)