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Letter from Paul L. Offenhiser to Mrs. Hana Ohama, March 30, 1945
Offenhiser, Paul L.: author
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Handwritten correspondence from Paul L. Offenhiser to Mrs. Hana Ohama regarding the recent death of her son, Abraham Ohama, who was killed in action on October 20, 1944 near Bruyeres, France while serving as a Technical Sergeant with Company F, 2d Battalion, 442d Regimental Combat Team, attached to the 36th Infantry Division. Offenhiser expresses sympathy for Mrs. Ohama's loss and gratitude for her son's bravery and service.
The Japanese American Archival Collection documents the people, places, and daily life of Japanese Americans, primarily those who lived in the once thriving community of pre-war Florin in the Sacramento region, as well as the conditions in American incarceration camps during World War II. The approximately 7,000 original items include personal and official letters, photographs, diaries, arts and crafts, newsletters, textiles, camps artifacts, yearbooks and other publications.
1 page; 11 x 8.5 inches, handwritten
World War II--Military service--442nd Regimental Combat Team
Champaign, Illinois
California State University, Sacramento, Department of Special Collections and University Archives

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