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Soldiers in front of fence (ddr-densho-368-141)
img Soldiers in front of fence (ddr-densho-368-141)
Soldiers of 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Sign behind soldiers reads "Danger-Mines"
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No.9 (August 26, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-35)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No.9 (August 26, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-35)
Select article titles: "New York writer recalls heroism of Lt. Daniel Inouye, who led platoon up hill in Italy and cleaned out 3 machine gun nets" (p.8); "U.S. Senate urge to arrange goodwill tour of 100 Tokyo student rioters to U.S." (p.8)
Daughter of a Nisei soldier (ddr-densho-105-14)
img Daughter of a Nisei soldier (ddr-densho-105-14)
Minoru "Min" Tsubota's daughter, Charlene Sumiko Tsubota. Born March 6, 1944, pictured at 5 months old. Min was sent overseas with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team four days after her birth. This photo was sent to Min while in combat north of Rome, Italy.
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 172 (September 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-327)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 172 (September 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-327)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee May Return After Physical Exam" (p. 1), "Forty-five Nisei Deaths Reported by Centers" (p. 1), "Letter: Disturbing to Soldiers" (p. 2), "Langford: Bed Bugs in Barracks Should be Reported" (p. 3), "Nisei Chaplain Leads Rescue Party in Italy" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. 3 No. 110 (May 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-266)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. 3 No. 110 (May 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-266)
Selected article titles: "Gilans Prepare Phoenix Exhibit" (p. 1), "Recreation Commission Supervises Finances" (p. 1), "Bricker Replies to Ickes' Attack" (p. 1), "Ickes Defends Justice" (p. 2), "Nisei in Italy 'Deadly Bunch', Officer Reports" (p. 3), "Many Will Not Return to Coast" (p. 3).
Letter to Takeko Miyagi from Bill Miyagi (ddr-densho-416-16)
doc Letter to Takeko Miyagi from Bill Miyagi (ddr-densho-416-16)
Letter to Takeko Miyagi from her older brother William "Bill" Miyagi. Bill writes about his military service in Italy and Austria, and his one-day trip to Milan. He also writes about hearing that Hachi Izumi has arrived overseas, but has not seen him yet.
Newspaper clipping regarding Maxim Gorky (ddr-njpa-1-460)
doc Newspaper clipping regarding Maxim Gorky (ddr-njpa-1-460)
Caption on front: "Soviet Russia's leading writer, Maxim Gorki [sic], who was recalled from exile in Italy to reutrn in triumph to his native land and is now ranked as one of the immortals of the new regime. From a new candid-camera portrait. (Sovfoto.)"
Envelopes for three letters from Italy to internees in Ft. Missoula, Montana, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-1343)
doc Envelopes for three letters from Italy to internees in Ft. Missoula, Montana, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-1343)
Three mounted envelopes for correspondence from internees, postmarked from Missoula, Montana to Italy showing censorship stamps and other postmarks. From the Mary F. Clark scrapbook, "Before I Forget, 1942-1947" page 14. See also sac_jaac_1334 through sac_jaac_1529. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1345
Nisei soldier sorts German equipment (ddr-densho-114-14)
img Nisei soldier sorts German equipment (ddr-densho-114-14)
Original caption: Breacia Area, Italy. S/Sgt. George Y. Fujino, Los Angeles, Calif., of Company "C", 100th Battalion, of the 442nd Infantry Regiment, looks over German clothing and equipment at the Fifth Army enemy concentration area. 18 May 1945. [The correct spelling of the location is Brescia.]
442nd Regimental Combat Team band (ddr-densho-114-185)
img 442nd Regimental Combat Team band (ddr-densho-114-185)
Original caption: The 442nd Infantry Regiment band, the only Army musical organization whose members all are Americans of Japanese descent, plays for its regiment at a ceremony in Cecina, Italy. The band leader, M/Sgt. Jun Yamamoto, lives at 1214 Hayes St., Boise, Idaho. 7/30/44.
Award ceremony (ddr-densho-114-22)
img Award ceremony (ddr-densho-114-22)
Original caption: Units of the 2nd and 3rd Bns., 442nd Japanese-American Combat Team pass in review before Lt. Gen. Lucian K. Truscott, Jr., CO, U.S. Fifth Army, after he has awarded them with the Presidential Distinguished Unit Citation at Yankee Stadium, Leghorn, Italy. 9/4/45.
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