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[Koyasan Boy Scout Troop 379 initiates Eagle Scouts at Court of Honor at Koyasan Buddhist Temple, Los Angeles, California, December 10, 1954]

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[Koyasan Boy Scout Troop 379 initiates Eagle Scouts at Court of Honor at Koyasan Buddhist Temple, Los Angeles, California, December 10, 1954]
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Los Angeles, Calif., December 10, 1954

(96.267.235)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

6 negatives : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Koyasan Boy Scout Troop 379 initiates Eagle Scouts at a Court of Honor held at Koyasan Buddhist Temple in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, December 10, 1954. Mother of boy scout pins Eagle Scout award to boy's uniform as father stands at right. Large replica of award hangs on wood paneling in background.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Boys Scout Court of Honor Receiving Eagle at Koyasan.

History
The three boys initiated as Eagle Scouts were Masayuki Aratani, Ernest Ikuta (who was also named Scout of the Year), and Osamu Maruyama.

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