Japanís dominant military
culture espoused blinding nationalism and conventionality at the expense
of more sophisticated military thinking.
'Tenko' is the Japanese
word for Roll Call where prisoners are counted. It
includes an obligatory bow to the Japanese masters.
The trolley car suggests this
may be the road towards Btry. Grubbs, later to be known as "Maggot Alley"
in which a burned out trolley car featured.