Topics
Facilities
Format
Genre
Usage

Use <Ctrl> or (⌘) keys to select multiple terms

42 items
Kenji Tomita Interview (ddr-ajah-1-3)
vh Kenji Tomita Interview (ddr-ajah-1-3)
Nisei male. Born August 25, 1924, in Alameda, California. Grew up in Alameda, where father ran a food wholesaling business. Was in high school when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. Left Topaz on student leave to attend the University of …
Four young boys standing next to car (ddr-ajah-6-37)
img Four young boys standing next to car (ddr-ajah-6-37)
Caption below photo: Tomita family car. L to R: XX, XX, Shuteye Tomita, Kenji Tomita. Alameda, CA., Circa late 1920s
Portrait of man in uniform (ddr-ajah-6-43)
img Portrait of man in uniform (ddr-ajah-6-43)
Inscribed on front of photo: To the Tsuchiya's / Kenji Tomita. Caption below photo: Kenji Tomita of Alameda, CA. He served with the Military Intelligence Service
Man standing outside building (ddr-ajah-6-44)
img Man standing outside building (ddr-ajah-6-44)
Caption below photo: Kenji Tomita, of Alameda, CA., at the University of Cincinnati, OH., circa 1943-1944
Four girls and boy in traditional clothes (ddr-ajah-6-48)
img Four girls and boy in traditional clothes (ddr-ajah-6-48)
Caption below photo: These youth are dressed to perform the Shimai, part of a traditional Japanese dance drama called Noh. At far right is Kenji Tomita. Alameda, CA
Two boys standing on running board of car (ddr-ajah-6-38)
img Two boys standing on running board of car (ddr-ajah-6-38)
Caption below photo: Shigeyo (left) and brother Kenji Tomita, with the family car. Alameda, CA. circa late 1920s
Two men in uniform (ddr-ajah-6-45)
img Two men in uniform (ddr-ajah-6-45)
Caption above photo: Kenji Tomita and Dan Mashihara of Alameda, CA., in Tokyo 1946. Caption includes details of Kenji and Dan's military service in WWII
Portrait of two men and girl (ddr-ajah-6-42)
img Portrait of two men and girl (ddr-ajah-6-42)
Caption below photo: Shigeyo, Mariko and Kenji Tomita (brothers and sister) of Alameda, CA circa 1940
Portrait of couple with two children (ddr-ajah-6-39)
img Portrait of couple with two children (ddr-ajah-6-39)
Caption on right includes biographical data for Katsushige and Haruno Tomita
Two men in uniform (ddr-ajah-6-29)
img Two men in uniform (ddr-ajah-6-29)
Caption below photo: Great friends Kenji Tomita (left) and Dan Mashihara. Both were from Alameda, CA., circa 1946, Tokyo, Japan. Both men served with the Military Intelligence Service, but not did not work together.
Wedding portrait of Kenji Tomita and Mary Nakata (ddr-ajah-6-47)
img Wedding portrait of Kenji Tomita and Mary Nakata (ddr-ajah-6-47)
Caption below photo: Kenji Tomita marries Mary Nakata, June 1957 at North Berkeley Methodist Church in California. Both were born in Alameda, CA., Kenji had know Mary from the time she was a very young child.
Family portrait of Tomita Family (ddr-ajah-6-40)
img Family portrait of Tomita Family (ddr-ajah-6-40)
Caption below photo: The Tomita family of Alameda, CA circa late 1920s / L to R: Kenji, mother Haruna, father Katsushige, Mariko and Shigeyo.
Wedding party for Kenji Tomita and Mary Nakata's wedding (ddr-ajah-6-46)
img Wedding party for Kenji Tomita and Mary Nakata's wedding (ddr-ajah-6-46)
Caption below photo: Kenji Tomita marries Mary Nakata, June 1957 at North Berkeley Methodist Church in California. Both were born in Alameda, CA. Kenji had known Mary from the time she was a very young child. Names above photo: Maid of Honor Pat Ichioka / flower girl Nancy tomato / Best Man Dan Mashihara
Kenji Tomita Interview Segment 14 (ddr-ajah-1-3-14)
vh Kenji Tomita Interview Segment 14 (ddr-ajah-1-3-14)
Graduating from college and working for the Department of Public Health
Kenji Tomita Interview Segment 17 (ddr-ajah-1-3-17)
vh Kenji Tomita Interview Segment 17 (ddr-ajah-1-3-17)
Longtime volunteer work with the Japanese American Services of the East Bay
Kenji Tomita Interview Segment 12 (ddr-ajah-1-3-12)
vh Kenji Tomita Interview Segment 12 (ddr-ajah-1-3-12)
Serving with the Military Intelligence Service in Japan
API