Tadamichi katana

I have a WWII Katana hat was brought home from the battle at Iwo-Jima. It us dated May 20 1945 but is signed Tadamichi. The only Tadamichi I have discovered dates around 1680. I would love to find out everything I can about this Katana.

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Hi, could you post a better picture of the signature. Maybe one of the whole blade too. There are a lot of unrecorded wartime swordsmiths, so there may not be a whole lot to find out, but good pictures will help.

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