Leaving the front lines
ddr-densho-114-122 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i114-00122)
Original caption: Castelforte Area, Italy. The American troops of Japanese descent of the 100th Infantry Bn. Command Post have just been notified that their company is being relieved after 16 days in the Battle for Leghorn, Italy. A load of mortar shells for forward infantry positions is in the trailer. U.S. Fifth Army 15 July 1944.
July 15, 1944
Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army