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Ralph Kaneshiro Photographic Collection finding aid 2015.015
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Go For Broke National Education Center
    Title: Ralph Kaneshiro Photographic Collection
    creator: Kaneshiro, Ralph (Isamu Ralph Kaneshiro)
    creator: Kaneshiro, Ralph (Isamu Ralph Kaneshiro)
    Identifier/Call Number: 2015.015
    Physical Description: 6.3 Megabytes TIFs and JPEGs
    Date (bulk): 1945-09-1946-10
    Abstract: Five photographs of Ralph Kaneshiro's time in the MIS in the Philippines and Japan between September 1945 and October 1946.

    Content Description

    Five photographs of Ralph Kaneshiro's time in the MIS in the Philippines and Japan between September 1945 and October 1946. Most of the photos are of him and other soldiers at camp waiting for assignment but some are of Ralph on leave or waiting to debark to the US.

    Biographical / Historical

    Isamu Ralph Kaneshiro was born in Hawaii on August 8, 1925. He was drafted into the Army and trained at the Schofield Barracks in Oahu, Hawaii. He was in the Military Intelligence Service (MIS) unit and was stationed in the Philippines and in Japan. He now lives in Southern California.

    Existence and Location of Originals

    Original images have been returned to owner, but digital surrogates can be found here: http://www.ndajams.omeka.net/collections/show/1318

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    Preferred Citation

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

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Intelligence service
    Japan
    Japanese Americans
    Japanese Americans -- History -- 20th century
    Military intelligence
    Military Intelligence Service Language School (U.S.)
    Philippines
    United States. War Department. Military Intelligence Service
    World War, 1939-1945
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Military intelligence -- Pacific Area
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Military intelligence -- United States.
    World War, 1939-1945 Military intelligence