Letter to Yuri Domoto from Yoshito Shibata

Free to use This object is offered under a Creative Commons license. You are free to use it for any non-commercial purpose as long as you properly cite it, and if you share what you have created.

Learn more...


Yuriko Domoto Tsukada Collection

Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from Yoshito Shibata in which he talks about the press a Marine office gave about Nisei soldiers learning Japanese in Minnesota and using it in the Pacific theater, the announcement of the formation of 442nd/100th Battalion, a recent proposal to relocate Japanese Americans into Midwestern states in defense and agricultural jobs, surprise that Yuriko has also been studying Japanese while in Amache, discussion of what Yoshio has heard about life on the front lines, descriptions of his classmates, discussion of popular music, and a discussion the Japanese communities emphasis on education.





Courtesy of Yuriko Domoto Tsukada Collection, Densho