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doc Letter from Alvin Uchiyama to Kathleen Koga Uchiyama (ddr-densho-406-169)
Doesn't want her to go live with his folks, points were lowered for going home but still doesn't have enough
doc Letter from Alvin Uchiyama to Kathleen Koga Uchiyama (ddr-densho-406-171)
Tells her not to listen to rumors, they will lower the points and he'll be home by February at the latest.
doc Letter from Alvin Uchiyama to Kathleen Koga Uchiyama (ddr-densho-406-180)
Glad to hear her brother Fred is being discharged, promises to help with Yuri (Aileen) when he gets home, tells her not to listen to rumors, he will mostly likely be home in Feburary.
img U.S. military regiment in Italy (ddr-densho-201-368)
Caption on front: "Mas Takahashi, Frank Shiota, Hiroshi Shikuma, Joe Matsusaki, Leghorn, Italy 1945."
img Soldier in front of building in rubble (ddr-densho-201-115)
Soldier standing in front of the rubble of a building. Caption on reverse: "Cassa-ca-put."
img Soldiers gathered around a ring (ddr-densho-201-119)
Soldiers gathered around what appears to be a boxing ring.
img "'Leghorn City Square' (Hitch Hike Square)" (ddr-densho-201-238)
Caption on front: "Leghorn [a.k.a. Livorno] City Square (Hitch Hike Square)."
doc Letter to Frances Haglund from a former student (ddr-densho-275-9)
Letter to Frances Haglund from Roy "Bull" Suzuki, a former student who was serving in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team
img "Demolished bridge south of Leghorn" (ddr-densho-201-118)
Caption on reverse: "Demolished bridge south of Leghorn on Highway No #1."