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Satoru Nakamura album and records finding aid 2015.007
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Go For Broke National Education Center
    Title: Satoru Nakamura album and records
    creator: Nakamura, Satoru, 1916-2011
    source: Seki, Owen
    Identifier/Call Number: 2015.007
    Physical Description: 63.1 Megabytes
    Date (bulk): 1940-1944
    Abstract: The collection contains 126 photos from the Satoru Nakamura's photo album from his time at the 442nd Regimental Combat Team training camp. There are also loose documents including Nakamura's discharge papers and photographs of WWII reunions. There is also a 442nd 1943 Album with annotations by Nakamura.

    Content Description

    The collection contains 126 photos from the Satoru Nakamura's photo album from his time at the 442nd Regimental Combat Team training camp. There are also loose documents including Nakamura's discharge papers and photographs of WWII reunions. There is also a 442nd 1943 Album with annotations by Nakamura.
    The photos are mostly black and white and show day to day life during Satoru Nakamura's traning experience with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Erin Sato March 23, 2015.

    Preferred Citation

    ([Item], [Collection], Go For Broke National Education Center, Los Angeles, California).

    Biographical / Historical

    Satoru Nakamura was born on September 22, 1916 in Hawaii. Satoru was a World War II veteran and former first sergeant of Company B of the following units, 370th Engineers, later redesignated as 1399th Construction Engineers (Schofield Barracks, Hawaii), 442nd Infantry Regiment, 171st Infantry Battalion and 100th Infantry Battalion of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. He passed away on October 26, 2011.

    Existence and Location of Originals

    Digital surrogates at http://ndajams.omeka.net/collections/show/1033.

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    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Japan
    Japanese Americans
    United States. Army. Regimental Combat Team, 442nd
    World War, 1939-1945
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans
    Hawaii
    Seki, Owen