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522nd Field Artillery Battalion

Nisei technicians working on calculations

Original caption: Castrellina Sector, Italy. In the Fire Direction Center of the 522nd Field Artillery, 442nd Inf. Regt., 34th Division, Lt. George S. Meany, Greenwich, Conn., Left, works with his Japanese American crew. In the center is T/Sgt. Shuichi, Sakamoto, Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii, calculating vertical control and S/Sgt ...
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Susumu Ito Segment 20

Psychology of war and killing: military propaganda

This interview was conducted at the 1998 Americans of Japanese Ancestry Veterans National Convention, held in Honolulu, Hawaii. Because of the full conference schedule, interviews conducted at the reunion were generally shorter in length than the typical Densho interview and tend to concentrate ...


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Susumu Ito Segment 15

Relations between Hawaiian and mainland GIs, developing camaraderie and respect

This interview was conducted at the 1998 Americans of Japanese Ancestry Veterans National Convention, held in Honolulu, Hawaii. Because of the full conference schedule, interviews conducted at the reunion were generally shorter in length than the typical Densho interview and ...


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Dachau concentration camp


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Soldier at Camp Shelby [?]


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Clarence Matsumura and his family


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Soldier at Camp Shelby [?]

Caption on front: "'Yard bird' Tsukiyama."
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522nd Field Artillery Battalion


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Certificate of honorable discharge

Clarence Matsumura's certificate of honorable discharge from the Army.
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Clarence Matsumura


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