Letter to Yuri Domoto from Yoshito Shibata

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Yuriko Domoto Tsukada Collection

Letter to Yuriko Domoto from Yoshito Shibata in which he describes his reaction to letter she sent (appears to be the final version of the drafted letter in ddr-densho-356-250), congratulations to Kan and Sally's new baby, hope that this will be the last war ever, description of seeing koalas not kangaroos, discussion of the corresponding in Japanese (not allowed to send, but ok to received), a willingness to answer questions that Yuri wants to ask, an idea to write a book about his experiences during the war, his lack of news due to a lack of newspapers, details about the types of entertainment the troops receive, and a hope to see the jungle.




  • Shibata, Yoshito
  • Tsukada, Yuriko (Domoto)


Courtesy of Yuriko Domoto Tsukada Collection, Densho