Order of the Golden Kite
Award Documents
3rd Class document hand-signed by the Taisho Emperor. Dated Taisho 4 [1915] November 7.
Awarded to a man named Yokoh Seiyoshi.
7th Class, awarded to Ishihara Kanemitsu on Showa 15 [1940] April 29.
5th Class document hand-signed by the Meiji Emperor. Dated Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.
Awarded to Army Infantry Lieutenant Ogawa Chuji.

The Decorations Bureau Chairman has also hand-signed this document. See bottom right
signature in the photo below.
7th Class, awarded to Kondo Keiji on Showa 12 [1937] September 6.
7th Class, awarded to Kondo Keio on Showa 12 [1937] September 9.
7th Class, awarded to Kondo Keio on Showa 12 [1937] November 20.
7th Class, awarded to Saito Chousuke on Showa 15 [1940] April 29.
6th Class document. Dated Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.
Awarded to Army Infantry Sergeant Tahara Gentaro
Hand-signed by the Meiji Emperor. This is for the Order of the Golden Kite 5th Class,
awarded to Army 2nd Class Intendance Officer Hori [??] on Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.
7th Class, awarded to Matsubara Genichi on Taisho 11 [1922] November 1.
5th Class, awarded on Showa 16 [1941] March 6.
Order of the Golden Kite 4th Class Award document, hand-signed by the Meiji Emperor.

Dated Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.

Awarded to Army 2nd Class Medical Officer Hino Shinji.
Order of the Golden Kite 4th Class award document. This has been hand-signed by the Meiji
Emperor. Awarded to Navy Commander (
chuusa) Hashimoto Matakiro, holder of the Senior
6th Rank and 4th Decorated Rank.
7th Class document. Dated Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.
Medal award document for the Order of the Golden Kite 4th Class decoration.
Hand-signed by the Meiji Emperor.
Awarded to Army Infantry Major Watanabe [Kijuro?], holder of the Junior 6th Imperial Rank.
Dated Meiji 29 [1896] May 25.
Medal award document for the Order of the Golden Kite 5th Class decoration.
Hand-signed by the Meiji Emperor.
Awarded to Army Infantry First Lieutenant Iba Nao, holder of the Junior 7th Imperial Rank.
Dated Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.
6th Class, dated Meiji 39 [1906] April 1.
6th Class, dated Showa 12 [1937] September 20.
5th Class, dated Showa 16 [1941] May 16.