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img Nisei soldiers crossing the Rhone River (ddr-densho-164-25)
Nisei soldier's caption: The Rhone River. As we headed for the Vosges, we crossed the river. The vacation at Marseilles couldn't last forever. The gas and vehicle shortage gave us three weeks of rest, but finally in the latter part of September we headed for the Vosges Mtn. near the German, Swiss border. Battling the inclement ...
img Nisei soldiers leading mules (ddr-densho-164-39)
Nisei soldier's caption: Mule skinners. Charlie Co. were really in the hills. All supplies being brought up by mules went up to operate our radio and lead one of these critters. But halfway up I had the mule drag me. Lucky that my animal was tame enough not to mind.
img Nisei soldier in front of a car (ddr-densho-164-26)
Nisei soldier's caption: Our booty. Biffontaine Task Force. Surprised a Bn. C.P. and a Major.
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 187 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-343)
Selected article titles: "Special Activities Planned for Armistice" (p. 1), "Four Die, Ten Wounded in France Fighting" (p. 1), "Hendrix: Don't Burn Rubbish Says Ground Sup't." (p. 2).
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 19 (March 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-377)
Selected article titles: "Myer: Urges Return to Normal" (p. 1), "France: Nisei Musicians Keep Up Morale" (p. 2), "Nisei Challenge West Exclusion" (p. 3), "Relocation: Approved Plan Not Necessary" (p. 3).
img Portrait of Dr. Wang Chonghui (ddr-njpa-1-1014)
Caption on reverse [translation]: "Wang Chonghui (No. 2,496). From Guangdong Province, important figure in Kuomintang. Legal specialist, graduated from Tianjin Peiyang University and studied abroad in Britain, America, Germany, and France."
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 13 (November 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-357)
Selected article titles: "'Lost Battalion' Rescued by 442nd in France" (p. 2), "Barber Ejects Nisei Veteran" (p. 2), "Denver: Alien Land Law Bill Defeated" (p. 2), "Refrigeration: Topaz Machinery Neatest, Cleanest" (p. 3)
img Portrait of Albert Francois Lebrun (ddr-njpa-1-817)
Caption on reverse [translation]: "Albert Lebrun (No. 3,265). New President of France. This has already released, but is being re-released as it is the most recent portrait and arrived on the 3rd."
Collection Taki Family Collection (ddr-densho-164)
This collection consist of photographs and documents from a Nisei man from Tacoma, Washington. During World War II, he served in France and Italy with the 100th Battalion and later with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team when the 100th became the 442nd's 1st Battalion.