Yamahata Yosuke (Biographical details)

Yamahata Yosuke (photographer; Japanese; Male; 1917 - 1966)

Also known as

Yamahata, Yosuke


Photographer; during the Pacific War, renamed the photography studio run by his father in Singapore (the Jii-chii-san (‘G. T. Sun = Graphic Times Sun’) Shōkai Studio) as the Yamahata Photographic Science Institute 山端写真研究所. From 1940 Yamahata was an official navy photographer and in August 1945 he photographed the immediate aftermath of the Nagasaki atomic bombing.