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Funeral for a young boy (ddr-densho-113-36)
img Funeral for a young boy (ddr-densho-113-36)
This funeral is for Tetsumasa Uyeda who contracted tuberculosis while living in Japan. His mother, Ayako, and sister, Fumiko, brought him back to Seattle, but he died a few months later.
Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-581)
img Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-581)
Nisei soldier giving the flag to a grieving mother.
Funeral service for Nisei soldier (ddr-densho-114-757)
img Funeral service for Nisei soldier (ddr-densho-114-757)
This service took place at the Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-638)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-638)
This memorial service, held at the Public Safety Building in downtown Seattle, is part of the National Nisei Veterans Reunion.
Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-614)
img Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-614)
Issei parents attending the service at Lake View Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-128-138)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-128-138)
Friends and family attend Shotaro Ohashi's memorial service at the Seattle Buddhist Church.
The Northwest Times Vol. 2 No. 77 (September 15, 1948) (ddr-densho-229-139)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 2 No. 77 (September 15, 1948) (ddr-densho-229-139)
"Public Law 863 Helps Aliens to Change Residence Status" (p. 1), "Nisei Firm Wins Coal Contracts" (p. 1), "Cpl. Kokubu of Oregon to be Buried at Arlington Cemetery Thursday" (p. 1).
The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 52 (June 29, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-219)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 52 (June 29, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-219)
"Pvt. Kawaguchi Rites Friday" (p. 1), "Symington, Air Force Aide, Will Speak at Americanism Rites During Fourth Fete" (p. 1).
The Northwest Times Vol. 4 No. 88 (November 4, 1950) (ddr-densho-229-253)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 4 No. 88 (November 4, 1950) (ddr-densho-229-253)
"D.C. Japanese Hold Solemn Services At Arlington for Nisei GI Dead" (p. 2), "Texas Salutes 442 Nisei GI's for '44 Feat" (p. 2).
The Northwest Times Vol. 1 No. 84 (November 14, 1947) (ddr-densho-229-71)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 1 No. 84 (November 14, 1947) (ddr-densho-229-71)
"No One is Crying. Americans in Japan Living in Ease, Says Businessman" (p. 1), "Top Court Orders End of Effort to Deport Mexican. Ruling Affects Japanese Who Used to Ship Out of Seattle" (p. 1), "Obituaries: Manki Matsuno. Jiro Hirai" (p. 4).
Funeral service for a Nisei soldier (ddr-densho-25-64)
img Funeral service for a Nisei soldier (ddr-densho-25-64)
Mitsuo (Mike) Iseri, son of Matahichi and Kisa Iseri, was killed in action during World War II. He was later buried in Seattle, Washington.
Funeral inside the Yakima Buddhist Church (ddr-densho-293-22)
img Funeral inside the Yakima Buddhist Church (ddr-densho-293-22)
Reverend Tesho Matsumoto presiding over the funeral. Reverend Matsumoto, leader of the Wapato Buddhist Church, spoke in defense of his community's loyalty to the United States and removed the swastika image that had formerly adorned the church facade. Prior to its appropriation by Adolph Hitler (1889-1945), the swastika was used by a wide variety of ...
A memorial headstone at Linkville Cemetery (ddr-densho-294-22)
img A memorial headstone at Linkville Cemetery (ddr-densho-294-22)
Writing on headstone: "In Memory of Deceased 1942-1945 Tule Lake WRA."
A memorial headstone at Linkville Cemetery (ddr-densho-294-28)
img A memorial headstone at Linkville Cemetery (ddr-densho-294-28)
Writing on headstone: "In Memory of Deceased 1942-1945 Tule Lake WRA."
Nisei War Memorial Monument (ddr-densho-114-577)
img Nisei War Memorial Monument (ddr-densho-114-577)
Veterans place a wreath on the Nisei War Memorial Monument at Lake View Cemetery.
Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-564)
img Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-564)
This memorial service was held at Lake View Cemetery.
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