Kwantung Leased Territory

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Kwantung Leased Territory
Leased territory of the Empire of Japan
Emblem of Kantou Prefecture and Dairen City.png
Coat of arms
Kwantung territory China 1921.jpg
Kwantung Leased Territory in 1921 including the Japanese area of influence and neutral zone.
Capital Dairen
Emperor of Japan  
Emperor Meiji
Emperor Taishō
Emperor Showa
Historical eraEmpire of Japan
17 April 1895
23 April 1895
5 September 1905
14 August 1945
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Flag of Russia.svg 1898:
Russian Dalian
Soviet occupation
of Lüshun base
Flag of the Soviet Union (1924-1955).svg
Today part ofChina


  1. Hsu, p. 546
  2. Coox, Nomomhan, p. 1
  3. Quigley, Japanese Government and Politics, p. 141
  4. Low, p. 106

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Kwantung Leased Territory
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese 關東州
Simplified Chinese 关东州

Coordinates: 39°10′N121°45′E / 39.167°N 121.750°E / 39.167; 121.750