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Japanese American soldiers at Verona railway station (ddr-densho-201-69)
img Japanese American soldiers at Verona railway station (ddr-densho-201-69)
Three Japanese American soldiers, probably at Verona Porta Nuova railway station in Verona, Italy. Caption on reverse: "Koichi Asano, Yukio Arishiro."
Jinx' Falkenburg signing autographs at USO show (ddr-densho-201-394)
img Jinx' Falkenburg signing autographs at USO show (ddr-densho-201-394)
Eugenia Lincoln 'Jinx' Falkenburg signing autographs at a USO show. Caption on front: "'Jenks' [sic]Falkenburg USO show Milan, Italy 1945."
Group of soldiers near tent (ddr-densho-368-265)
img Group of soldiers near tent (ddr-densho-368-265)
Caption: Waiting in staging area (Marseilles, France) for transportation to Italy. From left to right: Homer Takahashi, William Iino, Unknown, Tom Hatsukano
img "Ducal Palace clock tower Venice" (ddr-densho-201-61)
Japanese American soldier posed outside of the Ducal Palace clock tower in Venice, Italy. Caption on reverse: "Ducal Palace clock tower Venice."
img "Maritime Alps where 442nd stayed till last push in Italy" (ddr-densho-201-299)
Caption in album: "Maritime Alps where 442nd stayed till last push in Italy. Mt. in background is where 100th Bn was located."
Leaving the front lines (ddr-densho-114-122)
img Leaving the front lines (ddr-densho-114-122)
Original caption: Castelforte Area, Italy. The American troops of Japanese descent of the 100th Infantry Bn. Command Post have just been notified that their company is being relieved after 16 days in the Battle for Leghorn, Italy. A load of mortar shells for forward infantry positions is in the trailer. U.S. Fifth Army 15 July 1944.
The fall of Santa Luce (ddr-densho-114-135)
img The fall of Santa Luce (ddr-densho-114-135)
Original caption: Santa Luce, Italy. American troops of Japanese descent of the 100th Inf. Bn., 34th Division, U.S. Fifth Army, peer through glasses from the flag-bedecked city hall of Santa Luce to the level country ahead, before the gates of Leghorn, Italy. Santa Luce has just fallen to the Allies, 14 July 1944. U.S. Fifth Army.
doc "Penbase Press: Peninsular Base Section, U.S. Army" Newspaper (ddr-densho-201-448)
Vol. 1, no. 65, April 10, 1946 edition of the Penbase Press newspaper. "Peninsular Base Section" refers to U.S. Military operations in Italy.
Soldier overlooking Florence cityscape (ddr-densho-201-218)
img Soldier overlooking Florence cityscape (ddr-densho-201-218)
Japanese American soldier looking out a window over a cityscape in Florence, Italy. Printed on reverse: "ferrania" (a maker of Italian photographic film).
img "Fritz, German prisoner" (ddr-densho-201-360)
Two white men, one of whom is identified as a German prisoner. Caption on side: "C Company 1946. Livorno, Italy. Fritz, German prisoner."
Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-81)
doc Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-81)
Letter regarding Robert's time in Italy, his interactions with the Partisans, Ted's sister Margaret, and Fred Dobena's regards. Transcription only, no original letter.
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 36 (May 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-395)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 36 (May 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-395)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Troops Spearhead Drive Into North Italy" (p. 1), "Nisei Veterans Visit Center" (p. 3), "Reserve Hostel Spaces Early" (p. 5).
Bank Books (ddr-densho-356-708)
doc Bank Books (ddr-densho-356-708)
Four bank deposit books for Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from 1920-1939. Book 1: Farmers and Merchants Savings Bank School Savings Department deposit records from 1928-1930. Book 2: Bank of Italy Savings Account depost book from 1920-1930. Book 3: Bank of Italy Savings Account depost book from 1930-1939. Book 4: Farmers and Merchants Savings Bank depost book 1928-1930.
Benito Mussolini riding a horse (ddr-njpa-1-937)
img Benito Mussolini riding a horse (ddr-njpa-1-937)
Caption on reverse [translation]: "(Rome) Rengo. A grand celebration for the tenth anniversary of Prime Minister Mussolini's fascist revolution, which broke through the revolutionary crisis that followed the Great War and stabilized his homeland of Italy, was held in Rome on October 28. Fascists from all over Italy gathered in Rome on that day for a …
Portrait of woman and two girls in Italy (ddr-densho-368-68)
img Portrait of woman and two girls in Italy (ddr-densho-368-68)
Possibly family of estate where soldiers of 442nd Regimental Combat Team were encamped
Portrait of woman and two girls in Italy (ddr-densho-368-69)
img Portrait of woman and two girls in Italy (ddr-densho-368-69)
Possibly family of estate where soldiers of 442nd Regimental Combat Team were encamped
Viale Regina Margherita Hotel Palace in Livorno, Italy (ddr-densho-201-219)
img Viale Regina Margherita Hotel Palace in Livorno, Italy (ddr-densho-201-219)
Postcard depicting Viale Regina Margherita Hotel Palace in Livorno, Italy. Caption in Italian on reverse: "Livorno - Viale Regina Margherita e Albergo Palazzo. Ed. Alberto Mei - Livorno - Ripr. vietata [Ed. Alberto Mei - Livorno - reprinting forbidden]. Brillante. Impressione dal vero [Brilliant. Impression from the truth]."
Man at U.S. Military Cemetery at Castelfiorentino, Italy (ddr-densho-201-34)
img Man at U.S. Military Cemetery at Castelfiorentino, Italy (ddr-densho-201-34)
Japanese American man posed next to a sign that reads "U.S. Military Cemetery at Castelfiorentino. Buried here are the honored dead. They deserve your respect and homage. Please be quiet! Do not walk in the cemetery when services are in progress. Pictures will not be taken. Do not touch any grave markers. Flowers are permitted."
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 8 (August 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-423)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 8 (August 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-423)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Troop to Lead V-J Day Parade in Italy" (p. 1), "Times to End Publication" (p. 1), "WRA Criticized" (p. 2).
Church services (ddr-densho-114-120)
img Church services (ddr-densho-114-120)
Original caption: Chruch services in Orciano, Italy, 24 hours after being taken by the 100th Infantry Battalion (Americans of Japanese ancestry). Fifth Army, July 15, 1944.
Nisei soldier on patrol (ddr-densho-114-80)
img Nisei soldier on patrol (ddr-densho-114-80)
Original caption: A Hawaiian-American soldier of Japanese ancestry, with the 100th Battalion, 34th Division, patrols the streets of Leghorn, Italy. Fifth Army. July 19, 1944.
Resting after the fall of Leghorn (ddr-densho-114-123)
img Resting after the fall of Leghorn (ddr-densho-114-123)
Original caption: Hawaiian-American troops of Japanese ancestry, with the 100th Battalion, 34th Division, rest in Leghorn, Italy, after its fall. Fifth Army, July 19, 1944.
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