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TITLE
Sign: Japanese Americans in service from Amache
 
DESCRIPTION
Sign: Japanese Americans in service from Amache

Service Star, with "953/ Japanese-Americans / In Service / from / Amache"

Original caption: "Granada Relocation Center, Amache, Colorado. From the 8,000 residents of the Amache Relocation Center, 953 Japanese Americans went into the armed forces, as shown in this sign placed at the entrance to the camp. Many of them were volunteers. Many of them were wounded in action or paid the supreme sacrifice for their country."
 
CREDIT
Hikaru Iwasaki
Courtesy of National Archives

 
DATE
October 1945