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[Two men eating in mess hall, Rohwer, Arkansas, May 17, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Two men eating in mess hall, Rohwer, Arkansas, May 17, 1944]
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photograph
H: 2.5 in, W: 3.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., May 17, 1944

(97.292.16H)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Two men sit and eat at a wooden table in foreground in a mess hall at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, May 17, 1944. Man on left holds an apple and looks directly at the viewer, while the man at right eats from a plate full of food. Behind them, an elderly man sits with his arms crossed next to a younger woman in a sweater vest and short-sleeved blouse. People are visible at tables in the background. Wavy edged border.

Inscription
Stamped in black ink on front border, B and on back, C: MAY 17 1944. Written in red ink at BR: 5/17/44.

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