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Photograph of two young women of Japanese descent wearing sunglasses, sitting on a bridge over a pond, and eating slices of watermelon. One woman is holding an umbrella. The camps barracks can be seen in the background. From Hashimoto Hashimoto Poston Photograph Album, page 12. Suyeko Sue Hashimoto (nee Yagura) was born in 1921 in Sanger, California to Nakazo and Chiye Yagura. She was incarcerated in Poston, Arizona. Her brother, Mitsuru “Mits” Yagura served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and participated in the rescue of the Lost Battalion. Sue married Yasuo Hashimoto, the second son of a farming family in the Bradshaw area of Sacramento, California.
Photographs black and white, 4.25 x 3 inches image/jpeg