Post-World War II

Japan (141)
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Chiyoko Yano Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1013-9-18)
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Living in Japan during the U.S. occupation: witnessing the devastation
Mas Okabe Interview Segment 18 (ddr-manz-1-131-18)
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The journey by boat to Japan, father's disappointment on arrival
Rose Ito Tsunekawa Interview Segment 20 (ddr-jamsj-2-13-20)
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First Christmas after the war ended: receiving candy bars from U.S. GIs
Kay Sweeney Interview Segment 5 (ddr-one-7-8-5)
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Serving as a nurse in Japan immediately after the war

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Michiko Kornhauser Interview Segment 10 (ddr-one-7-25-10)
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Adjusting to life in Japan during the U.S. occupation

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Michiko Kornhauser Interview Segment 7 (ddr-one-7-25-7)
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Changing feelings about American occupation soldiers

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Henry Ueno Interview Segment 8 (ddr-one-7-18-8)
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Relationship with the occupation military soldiers; a scare after buying one item on the black market

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Marion Tsutakawa Kanemoto Interview Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-148-42)
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Attending Doshisha University in Japan after the war; dealing with the scarcity of food
Marion Tsutakawa Kanemoto Interview Segment 43 (ddr-densho-1000-148-43)
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Working for a U.S. army station hospital library; seizing an opportunity to return to the United States
Tom Akashi Interview Segment 44 (ddr-densho-1000-164-44)
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Life in Japan, postwar: working for a land reclamation project, then finding a job with a Japanese construction company as an interpreter
Tom Akashi Interview Segment 45 (ddr-densho-1000-164-45)
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Working for the Saga Prefecture military government, encouraged by boss to return to the United States
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