Postwar occupation of Japan

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

475 items
Soldier collecting soil sample (ddr-densho-397-181)
img Soldier collecting soil sample (ddr-densho-397-181)
The caption in the photo album reads "Capt Cross collecting sample soil Sapporo". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
New Years Day celebration (ddr-densho-397-275)
img New Years Day celebration (ddr-densho-397-275)
The caption in the photo album reads "New Years Day 1947 at the Ota's - Min Furuki 'shines' on New Yr.'s Day". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Hakodate Harbor (ddr-densho-397-308)
img Hakodate Harbor (ddr-densho-397-308)
The caption in the photo album reads "Looking toward harbor from atop Nichiro Fisheries Jan. '47".
Nisei soldier outside billet (ddr-densho-397-284)
img Nisei soldier outside billet (ddr-densho-397-284)
The caption in the photo album reads "On a bright snowy day in front of billet". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Sumo Memorial Hall (ddr-densho-397-115)
img Sumo Memorial Hall (ddr-densho-397-115)
The caption in the photo album reads "Sumo Memorial Hall, Tokyo". 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 American soldier and civilian (ddr-densho-397-161)
img Japanese American soldier and civilian (ddr-densho-397-161)
The caption in the photo album reads "Dr. Cotner and I about to leave HQ IX Corps for work".\n\nTakashi Matsui is in uniform on the left and Dr. Cotner in a suite on the right. Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World …
Serviceman relaxing (ddr-densho-397-138)
img Serviceman relaxing (ddr-densho-397-138)
The caption in the photo album reads "High in spirits at friend's room, NYK Dec. '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.
Nisei soldier on garden walk (ddr-densho-397-269)
img Nisei soldier on garden walk (ddr-densho-397-269)
The caption in the photo album reads "Strolling in the garden". Takashi Matsui poses in the garden of the residence of General O'Brien of Australia in Japan. Matsui served as a part of the U.S. occupation forces in Japan after World War II. Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied …
Billet room (ddr-densho-397-288)
img Billet room (ddr-densho-397-288)
The caption in the photo album reads "My foot rest". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Mt. Fuji (ddr-densho-397-82)
img Mt. Fuji (ddr-densho-397-82)
The caption in the photo album reads "Taken by Lt Goldstein". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Australian Air Corps (ddr-densho-397-113)
img Australian Air Corps (ddr-densho-397-113)
The caption in the photo album reads "Australian Air Corps". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Train station (ddr-densho-397-327)
img Train station (ddr-densho-397-327)
Takashi Matsui poses at Shimonoseki train station in Southern Japan. Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Ferry terminal at Hakodate (ddr-densho-397-305)
img Ferry terminal at Hakodate (ddr-densho-397-305)
The caption in the photo album reads "Where the ferry fits into discharge train cars RTO Hakodate 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 in transport truck (ddr-densho-397-371)
img Soldiers in transport truck (ddr-densho-397-371)
The caption in the photo album reads "Like a captured German general on his way to PW camp ... on my way to work". Takashi Matsui is in the foreground. Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Matsushima Bay (ddr-densho-397-150)
img Matsushima Bay (ddr-densho-397-150)
The caption in the photo album is written in Japanese. Matsushima Bay in Japan with Godaidou Temple in the left foreground. \n\n 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 receive inoculations (ddr-densho-397-352)
img Repatriates receive inoculations (ddr-densho-397-352)
The caption in the photo album reads "'All hands on deck' for inoculations men with brassard are section or group leaders; All repats bear name, address tag on left breast 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-397-357)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-357)
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.
Demonstration against Yoshida government (ddr-densho-397-247)
img Demonstration against Yoshida government (ddr-densho-397-247)
The caption in the photo album reads "Anti Yoshida Cabinet Demonstration - 'Food, fuel, shelter!'". 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-397-360)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-360)
The caption in the photo album reads "No. 2 gangplank ... Haul baggages, unloading of". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Beach in Japan (ddr-densho-397-144)
img Beach in Japan (ddr-densho-397-144)
The caption in the photo album reads "Kamakura Beach Nov. 1946".\n Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Matsushima Bay (ddr-densho-397-149)
img Matsushima Bay (ddr-densho-397-149)
The caption in the photo album is written in Japanese. \n\n 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-397-355)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-355)
The caption in the photo album reads "Landing of repats at Hakata harbor ... Mr. Kido of Repat Ctr comes down having made arrangements. We call him 'Charlie'. 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-397-370)
img Repatriates arrive in Japan (ddr-densho-397-370)
The caption in the photo album reads "Mr. Tsutsui, ex colonel of intendence and the austere looking man 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.
Nisei soldiers at a meal (ddr-densho-397-266)
img Nisei soldiers at a meal (ddr-densho-397-266)
A table of Nisei soldiers enjoy a meal while serving as a part of the Allied occupation of Japan after World War II. Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
USO Show (ddr-densho-397-295)
img USO Show (ddr-densho-397-295)
The caption in the photo album reads "USO Show COI". 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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