American unit earthquake aid office

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Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

Caption on reverse: "FEC-48-5605. 30 June 48 / American units on earthquake scene. / An American unit in Fukui, arrived / on the scene of disaster within a / few hours to bring aid to the / victims. With the American flag / flying at the side of the building, / an office has already been set up / in one of the few buildings left / standing. / Photographer - Dargis / Photograph by U.S. Army Signal Corps."

June 30, 1948


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Courtesy of the Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

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