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Tartan Details - Yamaguchi Tsutomu

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Yamaguchi Tsutomu" tartan is shown below. 

Reference: 10622
Designer: Jackson, Giles
Tartan date: 18/08/2011
Registration date: 18 May 2012
Category: Fashion
Restrictions: Yes. Anyone who identifies with the antinuclear cause is welcome to wear or display the Yamaguchi tartan.
Liberation Kilt Co. holds exclusive rights to the Yamaguchi tartan and all derivatives thereof, which may only be reproduced (woven, printed etc) under license. For more information contact Giles Jackson at giles@liberationkilt.co.
Digital images of the Yamaguchi tartan are protected by an Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND) license, which means you may download and share them with others as long as you credit Liberation Kilt Co; however you cannot change them in any way or use them commercially. More info at creativecommons.org.
Intellectual Property Office, UK Reg No. 4022096 Reg date: 29th November 2011
Registration notes: The Yamaguchi Tsutomu tartan transforms the nuclear hazard sign into a radiant symbol of hope for a nuclear-free future. Its inspiration was the peace memorial ceremonies held every August in Japan and around the world, when lanterns bearing messages of peace are floated to commemorate those who perished in the atom bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki that killed 150,000 people. This tartan is named in honour of the late Tsutomu Yamaguchi, the only officially recognised survivor of both atom bomb attacks and an outspoken critic of nuclear weapons and nuclear energy. "There should not be nuclear energy in the world", he warned in advance of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster. "You will never be able to prevent accidents. With nuclear energy, human beings are nearing the end of their own extinction". Permission to adopt the Yamaguchi name was graciously granted by his daughter, Toshiko Yamasaki, with assistance from Hidetaka Inazuka, producer of the documentary film “Twice Bombed: A Legacy of Yamaguchi Tsutomu”.
Registrant details: Mr Giles Jackson, Liberation Kilt Co. Po Box 1036, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States, 22902
giles@liberationkilt.co
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