Postwar occupation of Japan

Military service (88)
Postwar occupation of Japan (475)

475 items
Dormitory (ddr-densho-397-139)
img Dormitory (ddr-densho-397-139)
The caption in the photo album reads "My bed - 2d from yonder RM 330A, NYK". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Sapporo market (ddr-densho-397-194)
img Sapporo market (ddr-densho-397-194)
The caption in the photo album reads "a fruit stand". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Soldiers pose next to sleigh (ddr-densho-397-320)
img Soldiers pose next to sleigh (ddr-densho-397-320)
The caption in the photo album reads "Lts. Satoda and Ishimoto merely posing beside horse-drawn sleigh Aomor Feb. '47". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Soldiers waiting for repatriation boat (ddr-densho-397-344)
img Soldiers waiting for repatriation boat (ddr-densho-397-344)
The caption in the photo album reads "Repatriation Ship 'Unzen Maru' - Repat boat seen in distance Mr. Tsutsui in JPSE uniform". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Demonstration against Yoshida government (ddr-densho-397-236)
img Demonstration against Yoshida government (ddr-densho-397-236)
The caption in the photo album reads "Anti Yoshida Cabinet Demonstration - 'It's About Time You Quit!'". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-380)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-380)
The caption in the photo album reads "Smiles for an American soldier after 3 days of rough voyage Mar '47". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-359)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-359)
Repatriates disembark from the 'Unzen Maru'. Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
American soldier with Japanese woman (ddr-densho-397-173)
img American soldier with Japanese woman (ddr-densho-397-173)
The caption in the photo album reads "Col. Allen". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Japanese tobacco plant (ddr-densho-397-317)
img Japanese tobacco plant (ddr-densho-397-317)
The caption in the photo album reads "At the Hokkaido tobacco plant". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Colonel and Geisha (ddr-densho-397-168)
img Colonel and Geisha (ddr-densho-397-168)
The caption in the photo album reads "Col Allen posing with Geisha". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Plane on runway (ddr-densho-397-202)
img Plane on runway (ddr-densho-397-202)
The caption in the photo album reads "Our Plane rolls in at Yamato Airfield". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Nisei soldier on top of Mt. Hakodate (ddr-densho-397-318)
img Nisei soldier on top of Mt. Hakodate (ddr-densho-397-318)
The caption in the photo album reads "On top of Hakodate Yama - main part of Hokkaido yonder Feb. '47". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Reparation of machinery (ddr-densho-397-162)
img Reparation of machinery (ddr-densho-397-162)
The caption in the photo album reads "Col Allen, Capt. Cross, Dr. Cotner, and two Keio Grads about to enter WHSE [warehouse] where machinery is stored Nov. '46". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
War Ministry Building (ddr-densho-397-125)
img War Ministry Building (ddr-densho-397-125)
The caption in the photo album reads "War Ministry Building". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Dai-Ichi Seimei Building (ddr-densho-397-253)
img Dai-Ichi Seimei Building (ddr-densho-397-253)
The caption in the photo album reads "Daiichi Bldg". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Japanese town (ddr-densho-397-83)
img Japanese town (ddr-densho-397-83)
The caption in the photo album reads "Residences in Yawata Oct. '46". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Japan from the air (ddr-densho-397-214)
img Japan from the air (ddr-densho-397-214)
Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Wreckage of Zero fighters (ddr-densho-397-91)
av Wreckage of Zero fighters (ddr-densho-397-91)
The caption in the photo album reads "Wreckage of Zero fighters Nr [near] Home, Kyoshu Oct. '46". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Korean Parade (ddr-densho-397-332)
img Korean Parade (ddr-densho-397-332)
The caption in the photo album reads "A Korean Parade at Fukuoka City 1 Mar '47".
Billet room (ddr-densho-397-287)
img Billet room (ddr-densho-397-287)
The caption in the photo album reads "Where correspondence is carried on, black case to left: GI phonograph". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Hokkaido from the air (ddr-densho-397-216)
img Hokkaido from the air (ddr-densho-397-216)
The caption in the photo album reads "Hokkaido comes into view". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Kabuki Theater (ddr-densho-397-117)
img Kabuki Theater (ddr-densho-397-117)
The caption in the photo album reads "Typical Kabuki Scene Tokyo Theater". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Ice skating (ddr-densho-397-314)
img Ice skating (ddr-densho-397-314)
The caption in the photo album reads "An ice skating rink, once a moat of an old castle Feb. '47". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Downtown Sapporo (ddr-densho-397-178)
img Downtown Sapporo (ddr-densho-397-178)
The caption in the photo album reads "Sapporo's main drag". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-381)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-381)
The caption in the photo album reads "More baggages!". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
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