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[Funeral gathering outside of large building with American flag, Rohwer, Arkansas, September 30, 1944.

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Funeral gathering outside of large building with American flag, Rohwer, Arkansas, September 30, 1944.
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H: 5 in, W: 7 in

Rohwer, Ark., September 30, 1944

(97.292.14J)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Large gathering of people with umbrellas in a field for a funeral with a large American flag displayed on a stage in front of a large wooden building at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, September 30, 1944. Some individuals sit in folding chairs at bottom left, others stand throughout crowd, which extends across image. Many hold open umbrellas against the sun. Several large wreaths flank the stage. Rows of barracks visible in the distance, left. Open area in foreground right.

Inscription
Stamped in black ink on back, C: SEP 30 1944.

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