Nogi Maresuke was a #general in the Imperial Japanese Army and a governor of#Taiwan. He was elevated to baron due to the contribute in the First Sino-Japanese War. However, the failure of the Siege of Port Arthur made him want to compensate the mistake by his death. But Emperor Meiji did not agree, and appointed Nogi Maresuke to be the president of gakusyuin. After the death of Emperor Meiji, Nogi Maresuke and his wife followed him in death, and they became a symbol of "#Bushido".