Post-World War II

Japan (135)
Post-World War II (1523)

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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
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
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
Frank H. Hirata Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-271-19)
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Feeling more favorably towards Americans after working with U.S. soldiers
Frank H. Hirata Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-271-17)
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Feeling "brainwashed" in Japan, animosity towards the United States
Hiroko Nakashima Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-69-12)
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Graduating from high school, working as an interpreter at the Yanai Railroad Transportation Office during the U.S. occupation
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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