Ikeda Sen

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Ikeda Sen (池田せん) or Annyo-in (若御前) was the daughter of Ikeda Tsuneoki and sister of Ikeda Terumasa. Mori Nagayoshi was her first husband.

She was known for leading a Teppō unit, or unit of musketeers, which consisted of 200 women in the Battle of Shizugatake, Battle of Komaki and Nagakute after her husband's death in the same battle, she married Nakamura Kazuuji. She fought in Battle of Gifu Castle in Sekigahara Campaign.