A Japanese Infantryman from the time of the Boxer Rebellion of 1900 or Russo-Japanese War
of 1905. He stands outdoors and is ready to charge a five round stipper clip into the magazine of his rifle.
Interestingly he wears what appears to be either a compass or wristwatch on his right wrist.

Mounted Cabinet-Style Photograph
3 1/8 inches by 4 3/4 inches (7.8cm x 12cm)
"Artistie" - Photographer
Japan
c. 1900-05