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Photograph of a woman of Japanese descent holding a child standing on her lap at Poston Incarceration Camp. The barracks can be seen in distant background. From Hashimoto Poston Photograph Album, page 30. 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, 4.5 x 3.25 inches image/jpeg
World War II--Incarceration camps--Incarcerees World War II--Incarceration camps--Living conditions World War II--Incarceration camps--Housing--Barracks Identity and values--Women Identity and values--Children Geographic communities--Arizona