Bridging a stream, Camp Shelby
Bridging a Stream, Camp Shelby
Original caption: "Building a pontoon bridge....This unit, under the direction of Captain _____, _______, can assemble a pontoon bridge in a matter of seconds.
The 442nd combat team is composed entirely of Americans of Japanese descent who volunteered for service in the armed forces. This unit of approximately 8000 men is undergoing intensive training in all branches of combat duty, and they are looking forward with eagerness to actual service at the front."
Charles E. Mace
Courtesy of National Archives