Name: Yashida Shingen
Other Names: Lord Shingen; Shingen Harada
First Appearance: Wolverine (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1982): "I'm Wolverine."
Number of Appearances: 4
Occupation: crime boss
Note: father of Wolverine's late fiance Mariko Yashida
Lord Shingen is the father of both Mariko Yashida as well as the Silver Samurai. He was formerly the head of the Yashida clan of the Yakuza.
Yashida Shingen was a villain who was killed by Wolverine.
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