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Title
See Grim fight in the Pacific: repatriates on Gripsholm report Japanese morale high
Date Created and/or Issued
1943
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
A newspaper clipping titled: See Grim fight in the Pacific: repatriates on Gripsholm report Japanese morale high. It was sent from Laura in Lawrence, Kansas to Mitzi Masukawa incarcerated at the Poston camp, Arizona. It cites comments from the American repatriates traded between the U.S. and Japan regarding the morale of the Japanese that they witnessed during their internment. An item from: Mitzi Masukawa Naohara scrapbook (csudh_nao_0400), page 33.
8.75 x 2.5 inches
The Naohara Family Papers consist of photo albums and scrapbooks compiled by George N. Naohara and Mitzi Masukawa Naohara, and other documents pertaining to the Naohara family. Contained are photographs, correspondence, and documents depicting their experiences during World War II. George N. Naohara is a Kibei Nisei, and his experiences include his farm labor in Idaho and Utah, incarceration in the Manzanar, Jerome, and Tule Lake camps, and U.S. Army language school training and the Korean War. Mitzi Masukawa Naohara was a preschool teacher at the Poston camp, Arizona, and also a member of a young Nisei women's club, "Sigma Debs.” Her collected materials depict her life as a teacher and social events in the Poston camp during the war. Noted are the documents and correspondence to George N. Naohara issued by War Relocation Authority and Selective Service System during the war, including notices responding to George N. Naohara’s answers to the "loyalty questionnaire." The documents in Box 5 originally belonged to Donald Teruo Hata and Nadine Ishitani Hata Asian Pacific Studies Collection.
nao_03
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
nao_03_34_001
csudh_nao_0467
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/16043
Language
English
Subject
Japan--During World War II
Japan--United States civilians
Military service
Place
Lawrence, Kansas
Incarceration Camps--Poston (Colorado River)
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Naohara Family Papers

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