Nisei soldiers firing a cannon

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ddr-densho-114-27 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i114-00027)

Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee Collection

Original caption: Castrellina Sector, Italy. Firing the 105-mm Howitzer in the Battle for Leghorn are Gunner Cpl. Edward Nakamura, Honolulu, T. H., and Cannoneer Pfc. George Tanna, Honolulu, T. H., American-born Japanese members of the 442nd Inf. Regt., 34th Division. U.S. Fifth Army. 12 July 1944. [The correct spelling of the location is Castellina.]

July 12, 1944


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Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army

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