Yasuhiro Kitagawa



Age: 39


Summary: Japanese political correspondent and journalist for the Hokkoku Shimbun regional newspaper in Japan who had recently spent a month on his first assignment in Christchurch, New Zealand as a freelance travel writer but who was scheduled to return to Japan in late February 2011.



Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake


Born: 1972


Died: February 22, 2011


Location: Christchurch, New Zealand