Nisei soldiers in combat

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ddr-densho-114-121 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i114-00121)

Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee Collection

Original caption: U.S. Fifth Army, Montenerro, Italy. Pvt. Veikichi Arakaki of Koloa Kauai, T.H., an American of Japanese descent of the 100th Inf. Bn., and his comrade at the left are firing rifle grenades at German snipers reported active in this vicinity. Bursts fall upon the hillsides. U.S. Fifth Army, 7 August 1944. [The correct spelling of the location is Montenero.]

August 7, 1944


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  • Arakaki, Veikichi


Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army

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