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Letters from the 442nd : the World War II correspondence of a Japanese American medic

Author: Minoru Masuda; Hana Masuda
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, 2008.
Series: The Scott and Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of letters by a member of the legendary 442nd Combat Team, which served in Italy and France during World War II. Written to his wife by a medic serving with the segregated  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Briefsammlung
Correspondence
Biography
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Minoru Masuda
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Minoru Masuda; Hana Masuda
ISBN: 9780295987453 0295987456
OCLC Number: 729953941
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 290 p : ill., maps.
Contents: Foreword by Daniel K. InouyePreface by Dianne BridgmanAbbreviationsIntroduction by Dianne Bridgman Prologue1. America & Algeria, August 1943-May 19442. Italy, June-September 19443. France, October-November 19444. France, November 1944-March 19455. Italy, April-May 19456. Italy, May-December 1945Epilogue AfterwordAppendix: People Mentioned in the LettersNote on SourcesIndex
Series Title: The Scott and Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies
Responsibility: Minoru Masuda ; ed. by Hana Masuda and Dianne Bridgman.

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[Letters from the 442nd] offers..a unique and compelling account of what the men of the 442nd experienced on and off the battlefield. Thanks to army censorship and concern for his wife's feelings, Read more...

 
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