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Takeshi Shindo papers 2015.005
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Go For Broke National Education Center
    Title: Takeshi Shindo papers
    creator: Shindo, Takeshi (Tak), 1922-2002
    source: Chang, Janice
    Identifier/Call Number: 2015.005
    Physical Description: 5.1 Megabytes 12 digital scanned photographs
    Date (bulk): 1940s
    Abstract: This collection contains nine scanned photographs of Takeshi "Tak" Shindo in Military Intelligence Service Language School (MISLS) at Fort Snelling. There is also a scanned graduation (1945) pamphlet, a news clipping, and a letter.

    Content Description

    This collection contains nine scanned photographs of Takeshi "Tak" Shindo in Military Intelligence Service Language School (MISLS) at Fort Snelling. There is also a scanned graduation (1945) pamphlet, a news clipping, and a letter.
    Takeshi Shindo was a musician and many of the photographs show him performing in the MISLS band. All photos are black and white and many show him in his Army uniform.

    Existence and Location of Originals

    Digital surrogates can be found at: http://ndajams.omeka.net/collections/show/1293

    Additional collection guides

    Preferred Citation

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

    Biographical / Historical

    Takeshi "Tak" Shindo was born in 1922 in Sacramento, California. Shortly after enrolling at Los Angeles State College, he was incarcerated at Manzanar. In 1944, he enlisted in the US Army and served as a Japanese language instructor in the Military Intelligence Service at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. He went on to study and produce music. He passed away in 2002.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Erin Sato 03/23/2015.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Copyright retained by donor. This collection is available for research online.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Fort Snelling (Minn.)
    Japanese Americans
    Military Intelligence Service Language School (U.S.)
    United States. War Department. Military Intelligence Service
    World War, 1939-1945
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans
    Minnesota
    California
    Manzanar (Concentration Camp)
    Musicians
    Music
    Chang, Janice