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Heart Mountain

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Siblings pose in front of barracks (ddr-densho-363-25)
img Siblings pose in front of barracks (ddr-densho-363-25)
Kimi and Keso Kuwahara pose in front of barracks at Heart Mountain. The caption on the front of the photograph reads "Me + Keso 1944".
Mess Hall workers (ddr-densho-363-48)
img Mess Hall workers (ddr-densho-363-48)
The caption on the front of the photograph reads "Mess 21-27 heart Mt Wyo.". Standing: Asano Maruayama, Kazuko Yokoi, Kimi Kuwahara; Sitting: Mayeda- san, Muto, Johnny
Group visiting Cody, Wyoming (ddr-densho-363-17)
img Group visiting Cody, Wyoming (ddr-densho-363-17)
Two unidentified men pose with Tomi Ichida, Kimi Kuwahara, and Hatsuye Shimizu in Cody, Wyoming.
Two women outside barracks (ddr-densho-363-28)
img Two women outside barracks (ddr-densho-363-28)
Kimi Kuwahara (left) with another unidentified woman pose outside Heart Mountain barracks.
Heart Mountain playground (ddr-densho-363-27)
img Heart Mountain playground (ddr-densho-363-27)
Nancy Oyama, Kimi Kuwahara, and Tommy Oyama playing on see-saws at the Heart Mountain playground. The caption on the photograph reads "1944 Camp Tommy Oyama".
Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-39)
img Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-39)
The caption at the bottom of the photograph reads "21-27 Mess hall Picnic to Shoshone River 1944". \n\nFirst row (left to right): Unidentified, Toshiko Tsuyuki, Unidentified, Unidentified, Joanne Kuwahara, Nabata, Hatsuye Shimizu, Nancy Oyama, Saito, ... Mr. Nakamura (3rd from right) Second row: Tomi Ichida (4th from right), Kimi Kuwahara (3rd from right), Asano Maruyama (2nd …
Summer hike (ddr-densho-363-11)
img Summer hike (ddr-densho-363-11)
A group poses for a photograph on a summer hike from Heart Mountain. Front row (left to right): Asano Marutama, Kiyo, Kimiko, Nancy Oyama, Hatsuye Shimizu; Back row: Mr. Yamamoto, Kimi Kuwahara, Tomi Ichida, Toshiko
Group visiting Cody, Wyoming (ddr-densho-363-18)
img Group visiting Cody, Wyoming (ddr-densho-363-18)
Tomiye, Ichida, Hatsuye Shimizu, and Kimi Kuwahara pose for a photograph in Cody, Wyoming.
Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-45)
img Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-45)
Kimi Kuwahara at mess hall picnic to the Shoshone River. The caption on the back of the photograph reads "May 13, 1944".
Firefighter (ddr-densho-363-33)
img Firefighter (ddr-densho-363-33)
Frank Komoto sits on the bumper of the Heart Mountain fire truck.
Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-40)
img Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-40)
Kimi Kuwahara and Tomi Ichida during a mess hall picnic.
Group photograph (ddr-densho-363-20)
img Group photograph (ddr-densho-363-20)
A group poses in a field. The caption written on the bottom of the photograph identifies the group from left to right: Mary, Tamony, Kimi Kuwahara, Chiyeko, Nancy Oyama, Joanne Kuwahara, Nakamura, Taddy, Kimi Uchida, Toshiko, Tsuyuki, Hatsuye Shimizu, and Unidentified man.
Sitting on barracks steps (ddr-densho-363-23)
img Sitting on barracks steps (ddr-densho-363-23)
Suemi Kuwahara and her daughter, Joanne, sit on barracks steps at Heart Mountain. Caption on the front of the photograph reads "Mom and Joanne".
Woman sitting on rock (ddr-densho-363-15)
img Woman sitting on rock (ddr-densho-363-15)
Tsuyako Sugimoto from El Monte California at Heart Mountain.
Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-44)
img Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-44)
Mess hall workers pose next to the Shoshone River during workers' picnic. Front row: Joanne Kuwahara, Mr. Nakamura, Asano Maruyama, Kimi Kuwahara, Tomic Ichida; Back row: Unidentified, Nancy Oyama
Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-42)
img Mess Hall picnic (ddr-densho-363-42)
Nancy Oyama and Kimi Kuwahara at a mess hall workers' picnic along the Shoshone River. The caption on the bottom of the photograph reads "Mess picnic" and the caption on the back of the photograph reads "May 13, 1944 Shoshone River".
Farewell party (ddr-densho-363-51)
img Farewell party (ddr-densho-363-51)
The caption on the bottom of the photograph reads "Asano Maruyama's Farewell Party [standing] Chiyo Sakane, Kimi Uchida, Tomi Ichida, H. Shimizu, Ruth Murakami [sitting] me [Kimi Kuwahara], Asano, Toshiko Tsuyuki 1944".
Firefighter sitting on firetruck (ddr-densho-363-32)
img Firefighter sitting on firetruck (ddr-densho-363-32)
Frank Komoto served on the Heart Mountain Fire Department.
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