Second, there were mobile units of comfort women that visited barracks. Estimates vary as to how many women were involved, with numbers ranging from as low as 20, from some Japanese scholars to as high as , from some Chinese scholars. The fathers would often pay for education of their mixed-race children born of these unions, especially sons, who might be educated in France and enter the army. Sign in to start taking action. In contrast to the Atlantic slave trade where the male-female ratio was 2:
Archived from the original on 9 September Archived from the original on 1 April The practice of raptio is surmised to have existed since anthropological antiquity. This account has been deactivated.