Nisei technicians working on calculations
ddr-densho-114-98 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i114-00098)
Original caption: Castrellina Sector, Italy. In the Fire Direction Center of the 522nd Field Artillery, 442nd Inf. Regt., 34th Division, Lt. George S. Meany, Greenwich, Conn., Left, works with his Japanese American crew. In the center is T/Sgt. Shuichi, Sakamoto, Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii, calculating vertical control and S/Sgt. Yuki Ahaki, Modesto Calif., at the horizontal control, for massing artillery fire on the enemy. The 442nd Inf. Regt. includes American-born Japanese who are skilled technicians. U.S. Fifth Army. 12 July 1944. [The correct spelling of the location is Castellina.]
July 12, 1944
- Meany, George S.
Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army