Millitary Studies - Areas of Expertise

Naoki Kanno (Senior Fellow, Military Archives, Center for Military History)


1997 B.A., Dokkyo University
1999 M.A., Kokugakuin University

Areas of Expertise

Modern Japanese History

Selected Publications



  • "General of the Army Masatake Terauchi seen from the direction of Korea and Manchuria", Modern East Asian History vol.16, March 2013.
  • "The Military Archives; Library of the National Institute for Defense Studies, among many other archives in Japan", Theses on Training Course for Professional Staff of Archives in FY2005, National Archives of Japan, Tokyo, 2006.
  • "Archival Resources in the National Institute for Defense Studies "1-3, Securitarian, Nos. 563-565, October-December 2005.
  • "Russo-Japanese War and the informal channel between Japan and Korea", in: Russo-Japanese War Association (ed.), New Perspectives of the Russo-Japanese War, Seibunsha, Tokyo, 2005.
  • "The Yalu Forest Concession and the Japanese Army", Gunjishigaku (Military History) vol.158&159, December 2004.
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