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TITLE
442nd veterans present check to President Truman
 
DESCRIPTION
442nd veterans present check to President Truman

"Convalescent veterans of the 442nd Combat Team present a check to President Harry S. Truman for $4300 contributed by Nisei veterans for a memorial to their former commander-in-chief, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Not in uniform are Earl Finch (left), President Truman and Harold Ickes (center), and Dillon S. myer (right)."
Uprooted Americans

Medic Yeiichi (Kelly) Kuwayama stands at the center, handing the check to President Truman.
 
CREDIT
Courtesy of Kelly Kuwayama
 
DATE
1946