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George Fujimori Collection Finding Aid 2015.018
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Go For Broke National Education Center
    Title: George Fujimori Collection
    creator: Fujimori, George, 1920-2012
    Identifier/Call Number: 2015.018
    Physical Description: 206.9 Megabytes
    Date (bulk): 1943-1945
    Abstract: This collection contains 99 photographs, some from a scrapbook of George Fujimori's time serving in the Military Intelligence Service in World War II.

    Content Description

    This collection contains 99 photographs, some from a scrapbook of George Fujimori's time serving in the Military Intelligence Service in World War II. The photographs show him in the Military Intelligence Language School in Fort Snelling and in Japan and the Philippines.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Erin Sato 2015-04-15.

    Biographical / Historical

    George Fujimori was born in 1920 in California, the son of Japanese immigrants. In 1942, George and his family were forcibly removed from their homes and sent to Manzanar. George joined the Military Intelligence Service (MIS). After receiving his basic training, George was sent to the Philippines, where he interrogated Japanese POWs. He passed away in 2012.

    Existence and Location of Copies

    Digital surrogates can be found online at: https://ndajams.omeka.net/collections/show/1322.

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    Preferred Citation

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

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    California
    Fort Snelling (Minn.)
    Infantry Replacement Training Center (Fort McClellan, Ala.)
    Intelligence service
    Japan
    Japanese Americans
    Military intelligence
    Military Intelligence Service Language School (U.S.)
    Minnesota
    Japanese Americans -- History -- 20th century
    Pacific Area.
    Philippines
    United States.
    United States. Army. Infantry
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Military intelligence -- Pacific Area
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Military intelligence -- United States.
    World War, 1939-1945 Military intelligence
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans
    World War, 1939-1945