Mac & Japanese/American Interpreter From Italian Campaign.

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Media
JPG imageJPG image
Title
Mac & Japanese/American Interpreter From Italian Campaign.
Author
Alfred P. Maurice
Date
4/28/1905
Type
Image; StillImage
Description
Oversized - WWII Drawings.
Pencil sketch of two men playing chess. One is a Japanese/American interpreter and smoking a cigarette. The title underneath reads, "Mac & Japanese/American Interpreter From Italian Campaign."
Maurice explained that the Japanese American soldiers were first sent to Europe until the war ended there. Just before the war ended in the Pacific the American Army finally trusted the Japanese Americans and brought them to Manila to use them as interpreters with the prisoners of war.
Rights
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Identifier
1113
Coverage
Manila (Philippines)