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Family photograph

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ddr-densho-154-1 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p154-00001)

Katayama Collection

Photo donor's aunt, Masako Nakagawa, pictured with husband Masato, holding their infant daughter Seiko. Also in the photograph are Masako's uncle and aunt, the Yamasakis. Masako was born in Seattle, Washington, but was sent back to Japan at a young age and never returned to the U.S. She died of disease in Hiroshima during World War II, and her husband was killed while serving in the Japanese army. Seiko, their daughter, lives in Japan.

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  • Nakagawa, Masako
  • Nakagawa, Masato

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Courtesy of the Katayama Family Collection

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