Japanese translators at Fort Snelling.

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Titles Japanese translators at Fort Snelling. (Supplied Title)
Quantity 1 photoprint
Format Content Category: photographs
Format: photoprint
Colorization: black and white
Physical Support: paper
Measurements 8 x 10 inches
Creation Photographer: St. Paul Dispatch-Pioneer Press
Subjects Nishi, Edward Shiro
History. World War, 1939-1945. Military operations. War zone.
Japanese Americans in Minnesota.
Fort Snelling Reservation. Fort Snelling, 1820-Restoration. Military units and activities, 1820-1946.
Military Intelligence Service Language School.
MGGP.
Minnesota's Greatest Generation Project.
Places Subject: Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Content: 1945
Holding Type Photographs
Identifiers E448.24 p3 (Locator Number)
38957 (Negative Number)
38957 (Negative Number)

User Comments

  • Mike Nishi on May 16, 2020 06:05:46 PM
    One of the soldier pictured is my father Edward Shiro Nishi based at Camp Savage/Ft Snelling during that period. I have been going through some of my father's old pictures. Comment: the picture as shown is reversed, the tell is the reversed lettering on the books.

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