Leroy Lansing Janes
b. 1838 – d. 1909 • Missionary • Protestant • Teacher
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Janes, Leroy Lansing
Janes, Leroy Lansing (1837–1909)Educational missionary to JapanBorn in Ohio and educated at West Point Military Academy, as a retired Army captain Janes was confronted with an unusual opportunity at Kumamoto, Japan, in 1871 immediately following the Imperial Restoration. In the revolutionary period