vh Toshikazu "Tosh" Okamoto II Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-248-12)
Seeing devastation and poverty in Italy
vh Virgil W. Westdale Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-280-28)
Being shipped overseas, landing in Italy
vh Toshikazu "Tosh" Okamoto II Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-248-14)
Guard duties in Italy "kind of like a joke"
vh George T. "Joe" Sakato Interview Segment 26 (ddr-manz-1-29-26)
Joining the 442nd RCT in Italy as a replacement troop
doc Letter from Shirley Cobb, [volunteer], American Red Cross, to Kune Hisatomi, Pfc., U.S. Army, [May 28, 1945?] (ddr-csujad-1-5)
Correspondence from Shirley Cobb, American Red Cross volunteer, to Kune Hisatomi, Pfc., U.S. Army. Shirley Cobb described her work situation. She also asked Kune to disclose his location since the battle ended. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_01_01_005
doc Letter from Makoto Okine to Mr. S. Okine, August 19, 1945 [in Japanese] (ddr-csujad-5-87)
A letter from Makoto Okine to his father, Seiichi Okine. He writes probably from Italy where he is deployed as a US Army soldier. The letter is mailed via Army/Air Post Office, New York, by U.S. Army Postal Service. The letter was originally addressed to Bartlet Illinois, where Makoto assumes Seiichi stays and farms with Ayame …
doc Letter from Makoto Okine to Mr. S. Okine, January 15, 1946 [in Japanese] (ddr-csujad-5-123)
A letter from Makoto Okine to his father, Seiichi Okine in Hawthorne, California. This letter is probably written in Italy where Makoto is stationed as a U.S. Army soldier and mailed via New York by the U.S. Army Postal Service. He regrets not being able to write to his father for a long time because he …
doc Letter from Makoto Okine to Seiichi Okine, October 12,  [in Japanese] (ddr-csujad-5-187)
A letter from Makoto Okine to his father, Seiichi Okine in the Rohwer incarceration camp. It appears that he writes from Italy where he is stationed as a U. S. Army solder. He assumes that many people has left the Rohwer incarceration camp and it appears empty. He mentions that his brother, Masao's request [probably for …
vh James "Turk" Suzuki Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-204-23)
Receiving protection from a farmer and his family while on a mission in Italy
img "Castifirotino [sic], Italy 1946." (ddr-densho-201-382)
Castelfiorentino in Florence, Italy. Caption on front: "Castifirotino [sic], Italy 1946."
img Soldier with hatchet in front of tent (ddr-densho-368-269)
Caption: Pup tent in Italy
img The SS Wilson Victory leaving the harbor (ddr-densho-201-363)
The ship Wilson Victory leaving the harbor in Livorno, Italy. Caption on front: "44nd RCT Going Home, July 1946 Livorno, Italy. Wilson Victory."