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Kainan

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Kainan is a city located in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on May 1, 1934.As of 2008, the city has an estimated population of 55,763 and a population density of 550 persons per km². The total area is 101.18 km².On April 1, 2005, the town of Shimotsu (from Kaisō District) was merged into Kainan.Kainan was the hometown of the Japanese World War II holdout Hiroo Onoda.
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