A warfare began in 1350 between Takauji the first Shogun of Muromachi Bakufu regime and his younger brother Naoyoshi. Takauji defeated Naoyoshi in the battle of Sattasan, Suruga Province, in December 1351. Nanbata Kurōsaburōfs soldiery battled with Takauji allies marching to Fuchū (Fuchu City, Tokyo) around the present-day Hanekura bridge in 19th December, and Kurōsaburō was defeated and died.
Gunchū-jō (Documentation of Military Exploits, replica): Victory over Nanbata Kurōsaburō is described.
Kishin-jō (Documentation of Donation, photo): Kamakura-kubō donated former Nanbata territory to the Tsurugaoka-Hachiman-gū shrine.
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Nanbatajō Museum, Fujimi City Municipal Museum of History and Folklore