Omuta


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Omuta

(ˈəʊmuːˌtɑː)
n
(Placename) a city in SW Japan, on W Kyushu on Ariake Bay: former coal-mining centre; chemical industries and manufacturing. Pop: 139 345 (2002 est)
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He survived the infamous Bataan Death March, a Hellship to Japan, and slave labor mining coal for Mitsui at Fukuoka #17 Branch POW Camp in Omuta.
in Omuta City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan for the manufacture of carbon materials used in the manufacture of lithium ion batteries.
1) Division of Rehabilitation, Kurume University Hospital, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan; (2) Department of Physical Therapy Faculty of Medical Technology, Teikyo University Fukuoka, Omuta, Fukuoka, Japan; (3) Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; (4) Department of Mechanical and Control Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
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To estimate the construction cost and investigate how to store the captured CO2, Toshiba said it will study an affiliate's pilot plant for carbon capture technology in Omuta, Fukuoka Prefecture.
After being captured in the Philippines, Tenney engaged in forced labor at the Mitsui Miike Coal Mine in Omuta, Fukuoka Prefecture, from 1943 to the 1945 end of World War II.
On November 9, 1963, an explosion at a mine in Omuta, Japan killed 447 - some 50 years after the Senghenydd disaster of October 14, 1913, killed 438.
The worst mining disaster in Japan happened on November 9, 1963, when an explosion at Omuta killed 447.
FUKUOKA - The Fukuoka High Court on Tuesday upheld a lower court decision sentencing to death a 48-year-old woman and her second son over the murders of four people in 2004 in Omuta, Fukuoka Prefecture, in conspiracy with her husband and elder son, rejecting their appeals.
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