Prince Louis Ferdinand and Kira Kirillovna on the deck of the Empress of Canada

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Nippu Jiji Photograph Archive, "Gaijin" Collection

Caption on reverse [translation]: "Kaiser's Grandson and his Wife Comes to Japan. Louis Ferdinand, the grandson of Wilhelm II, the former German Kaiser, and his wife Kira Romanov, cousin of former Russian Tsar Nicholas II, arrived in Japan as part of their honeymoon trip around the world at 11 on the morning of the 5th when the steamship the Empress of Canada entered the port of Yokohama. Photograph: the couple on the deck of the Empress of Canada. [stamped] August 5, 1938."

August 5, 1938


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