Ulrich Van Kathen

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Ulrich van Kathen at Pennsic 46
Resides: Shire of the Rusted Woodlands
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
Per pall inverted vert, azure, and argent, 3 musimons rampant counterchanged argent, argent, and sable
Award & Office Badges
Award of Arms Blue Tyger Legion


First Introduced to the SCA at Southern Region War Camp 2014.

Member of the Eastern Fight Unit CDIV

Squire to Sir Ryouko'jin Of-The Iron-Skies


Ulrich van Kathen was born in Northern Germany bordering the Netherlands in the late 15th Century. He grew up in Northern Germany until his teens, studying German literature and swordsmanship. The son of a merchant, he traveled with his father to Japan at the height of the Nanban Trade Period. He quickly adopted the culture and language and assimilated into Japanese life. He studied swordsmanship of Japan and the way of the Samurai.

Offices & Positions

Event Staff

  • Volunteer at 100 Minutes War 2015-
  • Bar hand at State Dinner, Pennsic 47
  • Volunteer at Watch, Pennsic 47

Projects & Publications

More Information

Contact Information: David Barden.