Saburo Sakai at Hankou, Hubei Province, China, 1939

Caption     Saburo Sakai at Hankou, Hubei Province, China, 1939 ww2dbase
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Saburo Sakai   Main article  Photos  
Photos at Same Place Hankou, Hubei, China
Added By C. Peter Chen
Licensing  This work originating in Japan is in the public domain. According to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act of Japan and Article 2 of Supplemental Provisions of Copyright Act of 1970, a work is in the public domain if it was created or published before 1 Jan 1957.

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
22 Oct 2015 11:53:08 AM


Photo of a much younger looking Sakai in China
Check out other photos of him and you can see the change in his face, as the stress of war shows on him. He looks older in other later photos taken.


Enlisted in the US Army 1966, later went to Vietnam from Germany arrived in Vietnam a younger 20 year old in 1967, by the time I returned home in 1970 I was a much older looking 22 year old Sergeant.
War and stress ages a person what a soldier will see and remember, is beyond normal human experience.

I thank the editor/ww2db for allowing me to leave my personal experiences in this data base.

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