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[United States Army soldier playing ukulele next to woman on barrack steps, Rohwer, Arkansas, February 11, 1945]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[United States Army soldier playing ukulele next to woman on barrack steps, Rohwer, Arkansas, February 11, 1945]
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photograph
H: 3.5 in, W: 2.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., February 11, 1945

(97.292.3P)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Woman sits on barracks steps next to man in United States Army dress uniform playing a ukulele at Rohwer concentratin camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, February 11, 1945. Woman sits on top step with proper right hand under her chin as she watches soldier play. Dressed in jacket over light colored shirt and necktie, slacks and garrison hat, soldier sits on a cushion on the third step, looking down at eight-string instrument as he plucks strings. White porch door in background.

Inscription
Stamped in black ink on back: FEB 11 1945. Written in pencil on back: [circled] D.

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