Japanese-American troops of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team marching through Vada, Italy, 1944US Secretary of War Henry L. Stimson greeting a Japanese-American US Army captain of 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Route 68, north of Cecina, Italy, 6 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldier of 522nd Field Artillery, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team with a soldier of Italian 11th Pack Mule Company, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldier of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team hanging laundry on a jeep in such a way that the vehicle could still be operated in urgent situations, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 194
Japanese-American troops of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team marching through Vada, Italy, 1944US Secretary of War Henry L. Stimson greeting a Japanese-American US Army captain of 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Route 68, north of Cecina, Italy, 6 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldier of 522nd Field Artillery, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team with a soldier of Italian 11th Pack Mule Company, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldier of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team hanging laundry on a jeep in such a way that the vehicle could still be operated in urgent situations, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 194
Japanese-American soldiers of 552nd Field Artillery Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team firing a 105-mm howitzer, Castellina Sector, Livorno, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldiers of the 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team in a captured German Schwimmwagen vehicle in the Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldiers of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team firing a 105-mm howitzer, Castellina Sector, Livorno, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American switch operator of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team at a foward command post, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 1944; note other switch operators sleeping in same room
Japanese-American soldiers of 552nd Field Artillery Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team firing a 105-mm howitzer, Castellina Sector, Livorno, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldiers of the 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team in a captured German Schwimmwagen vehicle in the Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldiers of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team firing a 105-mm howitzer, Castellina Sector, Livorno, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American switch operator of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team at a foward command post, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 1944; note other switch operators sleeping in same room
Japanese-American troops of the 522nd Field Artillery, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team working in the fire direction center, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American sniper of 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team in Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 15 Jul 1944Japanese-American troops of 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team leaving for regimental reserve after 16 days of fighting, Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 15 Jul 1944US Army Japanese-American troops on the move in Castellina Sector at Livorno, Italy, 15 Jul 1944
Japanese-American troops of the 522nd Field Artillery, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team working in the fire direction center, Castellina Sector, Italy, 12 Jul 1944Japanese-American sniper of 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team in Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 15 Jul 1944Japanese-American troops of 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team leaving for regimental reserve after 16 days of fighting, Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 15 Jul 1944US Army Japanese-American troops on the move in Castellina Sector at Livorno, Italy, 15 Jul 1944
Japanese-American troops of 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team resting on the side of a street in Livorno, Castellina Sector, Italy, 19 Jul 1944American soldier lighting cigarette of a Japanese-American soldier, both of the US Army, Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 25 Jul 1944US 5th Army Lieutenant General Mark Clark pinning Presidential Distinguished Unit Citation ribbons to Japanese-American members of 100th Infantry Battalion, Vada area, Italy, 27 Jul 1944Japanese-American Chaplain Hiro Higuchi of 2nd Battalion, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team reading names of 72 fallen soldiers, Cecina area, Italy, 30 Jul 1944
Japanese-American troops of 100th Infantry Battalion of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team resting on the side of a street in Livorno, Castellina Sector, Italy, 19 Jul 1944American soldier lighting cigarette of a Japanese-American soldier, both of the US Army, Castellina Sector, near Livorno, Italy, 25 Jul 1944US 5th Army Lieutenant General Mark Clark pinning Presidential Distinguished Unit Citation ribbons to Japanese-American members of 100th Infantry Battalion, Vada area, Italy, 27 Jul 1944Japanese-American Chaplain Hiro Higuchi of 2nd Battalion, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team reading names of 72 fallen soldiers, Cecina area, Italy, 30 Jul 1944
Japanese-American soldiers of 2nd Battalion, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team playing taps after riflemen fired salute, memorial ceremony for the fallen, Cecina area, Italy, 30 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldiers of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team singing Japanese-American troops of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team in Seravezza, Italy, 1944Japanese-American troops of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team moving through Massa, Italy, 1944
Japanese-American soldiers of 2nd Battalion, US 442nd Regimental Combat Team playing taps after riflemen fired salute, memorial ceremony for the fallen, Cecina area, Italy, 30 Jul 1944Japanese-American soldiers of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team singing 'Abide in Me' at the memorial ceremony for fallen soldiers, Cecina Area, Italy, 30 Jul 1944Japanese-American troops of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team in Seravezza, Italy, 1944Japanese-American troops of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team moving through Massa, Italy, 1944


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