Thomas Tarō Higa, a Hawaiian-born Kibei, was born in 1916. He was a member of the 100th Infantry Battalion. The collection
consists of documents of Higa's speech tour (1944) sponsored by the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL), photocopies
of newspaper articles written by Higa and a copy of a privately printed pamphlet by Yasusato Sadao on the clothing relief
drive for Okinawa in Hawaii titled
Hawai ni okeru Okinawa hifuku kysai und no dki to sono kiroku (1964). Materials in this collection are primarily in Japanese, with some in English.
Thomas Tarō Higa, a Hawaiian-born Kibei Nisei, was born in 1916; he was a member of the 100th Infantry Battalion; between
September 15th and December 10, 1944, Higa gave a speaking tour on the mainland sponsored by the Japanese American Citizens
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
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