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  Uesugi clan - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Until the introduction of the Sengoku Period, the Uesugi was represented by the Ogigayatsu-Uesugi and Yamanouchi-Uesugi branches of the clan.
Uesugi Norimasa, the holder of the Hirai Castle which had fallen during the year of 1551 by the hands of the Hojo, took up with his retainer, Nagao Kagetora in Echigo.
Although Uesugi Kagekatsu (the current heir of the Uesugi) owed his support to Ishida Mitsunari during the Battle of Sekigahara in 1600, the Uesugi were afterwards much reduced in power.
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 The Uesugi retainer
Kagetora was the 7th son of Hôjô Ujiyasu and was adopted by Uesugi Kenshin in 1569 and married a sister of Uesugi Kagekatsu.
He served Uesugi Kenshin and later Kagekatsu with distinction and was active in the fighting with the forces of Oda Nobunaga in Etchû.
Naganori was the son of Shibata Tsunasada and served Uesugi Kenshin from the latter's earliest campaigns onward.
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 Uesugi Kagekatsu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Kagekatsu was the second son of Nagao Echizen no Kami Masakage (d.1564), husband of Uesugi Kenshin's elder sister Ayahime.
The Uesugi were given a reprieve with the death of Nobunaga shortly afterwards.
Kagekatsu, who died at Yonezawa in 1623, was remembered as a dour, humorless man. Although considered a capable enough general, his record was clearly an uneven one.
www.samurai-archives.com /kagekatsu.html   (443 words)

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Originally Saburo Hojo, the 7th son of Ujiyasu Hojo, Kategora Uesugi was adopted by Kenshin Uesugi (1530-1578) as the Uesugi heir.
Kagekatsu Uesugi was another adopted son of Kenshin Uesugi and Kenshin Uesugi's biological nephew.
Ujimasa and Ujiteru Hojo, sons of Ujiyasu Hojo (1515-1571) and biological brothers of Saburo Hojo (aka Kategora Uesugi, the possessor of Takaya Ougi).
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 Takeda Katsuyori   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Katsuyori took charge of the family after the death of his father and fought Tokugawa Ieyasu at Takatenjin in 1574 and at Nagashino in 75.
Incurred the wrath of the Hojo family by helping Uesugi Kagekatsu against Uesugi Kagetora (Hojo Ujiyasu's seventh son, adopted by and heir to Uesugi Kenshin).
His forces were destroyed by the combined armies of Oda Nobunaga and Tokugawa Ieyasu at Tenmokuzan in 1582, after which Katsuyori and his son committed suicide.
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 Uesugi Kagekatsu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Uesugi Kagekatsu (上杉 景勝 Uesugi Kagekatsu, January 8, 1556-March 19, 1623) was a daimyo during the Azuchi-Momoyama and Edo periods of Japanese history.
Son of Nagao Masakage (the head of the Ueda Nagao clan), he was adopted by Uesugi Kenshin.
Under Toyotomi Hideyoshi, he rose to prominence to become a member of the council of Five Elders.
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Norimasa was the son of Uesugi Norifusa and the head of the Yamaouchi branch of the Uesugi and struggled to contain the expansion of the Hôjô.
Kagekatsu was the second son of Nagao Masakage (who was married to Uesugi Kenshin's elder sister Ayahime) and as a child was called Kiheiji.
Kagekatsu, who died at Yonezawa in 1623, was remembered as a dour, humorless man. He is usually described as a competent commander, although, from a strategic point of view, one is hard pressed to appreciate this.
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 Other Information of- Uesugi clan.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Until the introduction oƭ the Sengoku Period, the Uesugi was represented by the Ogigayatsu-Uesugi and Yamanouchi-Uesugi branches oƭ the clan.
Uesugi Norimasa, the holder oƭ the Hirai Castle which had ƭallen during the year oƭ 1551 by the hands oƭ the Hojo, took up with his retainer, Nagao Kagetora in Echigo.
Although Uesugi Kagekatsu (the current heir oƭ the Uesugi) owed his support to Ishida Mitsunari during the Battle oƭ Sekigahara in 1600, the Uesugi were aƭterwards much reduced in power.
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In the year 1551, Kenshin was called upon to provide refuge for his nominal lord, Uesugi Norimasa, who had been forced to flee there due to the expansion into the Kantō by the Hōjō clan.
This same year he was pushed once again by Uesugi Norimasa to take control of the Kantō back from the Hōjō, and in 1560 he was able to comply.
Uesugi Kenshin\'s death was disastrous for the clan.
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 Tokugawa_Ieyasu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Ieyasu's four colleagues (Maeda Toshiie, Uesugi Kagekatsu, Môri Terumoto, and Ukita Hideie) were men whose loyalty to the Toyotomi name could be counted on after Hideyoshi died.
Ishida counted on Uesugi tying down Ieyasu long enough for the capital region to be firmly brought under Western control, at which point any move by Ieyasu could be countered from a footing of at least equal power.
Ieyasu left Uesugi to be contained by the Date and Mogami, and led an army westward in October.
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 Uesugi 1530 Campaign Story - The Guild   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Uesugi Norimasa became a general as well, and a third son, Kenshin was born.
Uesugi Kenshin and his father decide to conquer the rebel lands in the middle of Japan first, including Yamashiro.
Uesugi Tomooki has brought lots of Cavalrists and uses them very well: after a little while all of the enemy Yumi Samurai and No-Dachi have been defeated and are fleeing.
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However, Uesugi Kagekatsu, one of Hideyoshi's appointed regents, defied Ieyasu by building up his military.
When Tokugawa officially condemned him and demanded that he come to Kyoto to explain himself before the emperor, Uesugi's chief advisor, Naoe Kanetsugu responded with a counter-condemnation that mocked Tokugawa's abuses and violations of Toyotomi's rules, in such a way that Tokugawa was infuriated.
Thus, Tokugawa summoned the help of various supporters and led forces northward to attack Uesugi, who was accused by Tokugawa of treason against the Toyotomi clan, but Ishida Mitsunari, grasping the opportunity, rose up in response and created an alliance to challenge the Tokugawa supporters.
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 Tokugawa 1580 Campaign - The Guild   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Uesugi troops were reported to have been attacking the northeastern province of Dewa, but no information on whether they were successful in taking that province was yet available.
My primary concern is that an attack on the Shimazu will give both Lord Uesugi and Lord Hojo the opportunity to cancel their alliance with us, as they are allied with the Shimazu as well.
He reports that the Uesugi capital is highly developed and would make a lucrative raid target if war were to ever break out with Kagekatsu-san.
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 Uesugi_Kenshin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Later he changed his name again to Uesugi Terutora (上杉輝虎) to honor the Shogun Ashikaga Yoshiteru (足利義輝), and finally to Kenshin (上杉謙信) after he became a Buddhist monk; in particular, he would become renowned for being a devotee of Bishamonten.
Kagetora {Kenshin) was removed from the conflict and relocated to Rizen-ji, where he spent his life from 7 to 14 dedicated to study.
At the age of fourteen, Kenshin was suddenly contacted by Usami Sadamitsu and a number of other acquaintances of his late father.
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 Samurai battles
The Uesugi were totally surprised, thrown into confusion, and routed.
The second contest between Takeda Shingen and Uesugi Kenshin occured in the Fall of 1555 and largely consisted of skirmishes as the two warlords vied for a superior position.
For over a month, the Takeda and Uesugi glared at one another from across the Saigawa and in the end retreated without having fought a decisive encounter.
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 Gifu Prefecture, Sekigahara battlefield   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
In the north came the disturbing news that the Satake were refusing to attack the Uesugi.
The number of daimyo supporting Ieyasu was a frustration and surprise for Ishida Mitsunari, as was the speed with which Ieyasu had managed to move large numbers of men from Kanto to Owari, capturing Gifu as well.
According to the plans, Tokugawa Ieyasu was supposed to be north of Edo fighting the Uesugi.
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Odawara Infiltration-Castle Uesugi Army vs Hojo Army Story- The Uesugi Army was victorious at Kawanakajima, but Shingen used his wile to turn the Hojo Clan against the Uesugi Clan.
Defeat Condition- Kenshi Uesugi is defeated or the Uesugi Main Camp is taken.
The Battle of Anegawa-Field Uesugi Army vs Takeda Army Story- While Kenshin was busy occupying Gifu Castle, Shingen Takeda marched across Owari and entered Oumi, a fief bordering the capital.
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Kenshin was born into the Nagao family, who had since the 1340s served the Uesugi family as deputy governors (shugodai) of Echigo (now Niigata Prefecture).
In 1561 Uesugi Norimasa (d 1579), who had fled to Kagetora's protection, passed on to Kagetora the headship of the Uesugi family's Yamanouchi branch and the post of Kant
He was ultimately succeeded by his adopted son Uesugi Kagekatsu.
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Defeat Condition- Kenshin Uesugi is defeated or the Uesugi Main Camp is taken.
Defeat Condition- Kenshin Uesugi, or all allied officers except Kenshin Uesugi are defeated.
She eventually ran to Kawanakajima where she would be caught in the middle of a showdown between two powerful warlords, Shingen Takeda and Kenshin Uesugi.
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 The edo
Finally, the Uesugi clan, still fairly strong if hardly what it had been under Kenshin, remained aloof; Shibata could hardly hope for the support of a family he had been warring with for well on six years.
Beyond this immediate sphere, relations were strengthened with the Môri and Uesugi, both families essentially becoming compliant vassals though they were treated in the manner of allies.
During August he established a council of regents (Tokugawa Ieyasu, Meada Toshiie, Môri Terumoto, Ukita Hideie, and Uesugi Kagekatsu) to rule while Hideyori came of age as well as a team of five administrators (bugyo) to handle domestic matters.
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 jpn dragon ladies [Archive] - Japan Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
looks like in a report on parchment circa 1600, gonsales, an envoy in search of gold, wrote fellipe ii that kagekatsu uesugi, kenshins nephew, raised the army to recapture gold mine in sado island formerly developed by his predecessor, that is, his tia/aunt...
says uesugi clan dug up the grave and carried the urn contained kenshins body with the them twice when they had to move out from echigo(now niigata area) to aizu fiefdom by the relocation order of hideyoshi and then to yonezwa domain by tokugawa....kind of unheard for other clans to carry....
says a letter to nephew kagekatsu in his prepreteens shows complimenting his handwriting and then writing i-ro-ha characters as a model...
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 The Final Showdown
Before his death, Toyotomi Hideyoshi hand-picked five of his most trusted daimyo (Maeda Toshiie, Mori Terumoto, Uesugi Kagekatsu, Ukita Hideie and Tokugawa Ieyasu) as a Council of Regents to advise and assist his son and successor, Hideyori, in ruling Japan.
The growing tension erupted into open fighting in July 1600, when Lord Tokugawa was drawn away from the Regent's Council at Osaka to defend his eastern domains from the potential threat of Lord Uesugi Kagekatsu, who was allied with the Ishida Mitsunari faction.
With Tokugawa militarily engaged in the east, Lord Ishida promptly called his Western allies to arms to mount a surprise attack against the Eastern Army's rear.
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Ieyasu ended his alliance with Takeda and sheltered their former enemy, Imagawa Ujizane; he also allied with Uesugi Kenshin of the Uesugi clan—an enemy of the Takeda clan.
In 1598, with his health clearly failing, Hideyoshi called a meeting that would determine the Council of Five Elders who would be responsible for ruling on behalf of his son after his death.
The five that were chosen as regents (tairō) for Hideyori were Maeda Toshiie, Mōri Terumoto, Ukita Hideie, Uesugi Kagekatsu, and Tokugawa Ieyasu.
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 ANIME Sector
In 1600 he supported the Tokugawa cause in the north by making war against Kagekatsu Uesugi, and assisted by Yoshiaki Mogami, he defeated Kanetsugu Naoe.
As a reward he received the fief of the Uesugi and established himself at Iwatezawa, the name of which he changed to Sendai.
Masamune was interested in Christianity and sent an embassy to Europe headed by Tsunenaga Hasekura.
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 Nicksplat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The hero known as the Tiger of Kai, he is an expert at Sun Tzu's Art of War.
He formed an alliance with the major clans of the province of Shinshu (present day Nagano) and battled against long-time rival Kenshin Uesugi at Kawanakajima.
He didn't relent until, in the fifth battle, he finally defeated his enemy, thus solidifying his control of Shinshu.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Uesugi Kagekatsu
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Uesugi Kagekatsu (上杉景勝, January 8, 1556-March 19, 1623) was a daimyo during the Azuchi-Momoyama and Edo periods of Japanese history.
Under Toyotomi Hideyoshi, he rose to prominence to become a member of the council of five regents.
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 Maeda Keiji - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
While in Kyoto Keiji met Kanetsugu Naoe, Kagekatsu Uesugi's trusted assistant.
When the Tokugawa challenged the Uesugi, he once again fought with Uesugi’s army.
In the battle against the Mogami, he broke through the enemy base with only eight riders and shattered their formation.
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 E-Budo.com - More Tokugawa stuff.........   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
On his death bed at Osaka Castle, Hideyoshi appointed the five most powerful daimyo as regents to maintain the Toyotomi regime for Hideyori.
In addition to these five -- Ieyasu of Kanto, Mori Terumoto of Chugoku, Ukita Hideie of Okayama, Maeda Toshiie of Hokuriku and Uesugi Kagekatsu of Aizu -- Hideyoshi also named five other trusted daimyo as commissioners to handle the administration of domestic affairs.
In June 1600, he and his army, together with forces led by many daimyo affiliated with Toyotomi, left Osaka Castle to take action against fellow regent Uesugi Kagekatsu in Aizu (present-day Fukushima Prefecture) for allegedly fortifying his castle without consent.
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For this, he solicits the help of Uesugi Kagekatsu of Aizu and Mori Terumoto of Hiroshima.
In March, troubling news reaches Ieyasu's ears...Uesugi Kagekatsu has built a new castle and is amassing arms.
On the 21st, Ieyasu and his massive army leave Edo for Aizu to subjugate Uesugi Kagekatsu.
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