442nd Regimental Combat Team band
ddr-densho-114-185 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i114-00185)
Original caption: The 442nd Infantry Regiment band, the only Army musical organization whose members all are Americans of Japanese descent, plays for its regiment at a ceremony in Cecina, Italy. The band leader, M/Sgt. Jun Yamamoto, lives at 1214 Hayes St., Boise, Idaho. 7/30/44.
July 30, 1944
Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army