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Calligraphy done by a Japanese prisoner of war

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ddr-densho-179-200 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p179-00200)

Akira Nakamura Family Collection

Given to a Nisei soldier with the U.S. Military Intelligence Service who was interrogating Japanese prisoners in Okinawa.





Courtesy of the Akira Nakamura Family Collection

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