Translation help on a WWII sword

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  1. captainsimos

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    My son inherited this sword from his father in law and there is writing on the wooden sheath I was hoping someone can translate. Sorry for the poor quality of the pictures. Thank you in advance.[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  2. Uncle Frank

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    I'll try to darken the writing up a bit.
     

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  3. captainsimos

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    Thanks I should have thought of that, it makes a big difference.
     
  4. Takichan

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    長谷川ーHasegawa
    貫一-Kanichi

    This is probably somebody's name.

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    奥澤町三‐三二 ‐ Okusawa Machi 3-32

    This is an address, probably the owners or stores or whoever's it was.

    (^^)
     
  5. Lomaster

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    The picture is upside-down.
    長谷川貫一 Hasegawa Kan'ichi (a person's name)
     奥沢町 Okusawa machi (a place name. There is an Okusawa district in Tokyo's Setagaya ward for instance. May be any other Okusawa though)
     三・三二 3/32 (some number, perhaps an address in Okusawa)
     

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