When we think of the Military Intelligence Service (MIS), it is almost always in the context of the Nisei who served during World War II ...
I remember seeing an old black and white picture of my Japanese grandmother. We called her Momo. I would guess the year is 1960 or ...
Today, Nikkei culture is as mobile as a newly-sown seed catching wind—any given location could be a potential homestead. The East and West coasts ...
Almost every day, as she walked to school through the old section of Chorillos, Peru, Gabriela Shiroma could hear the drums, calling in the voice ...
Compared with the West, South, or Northeast regions in the US, the Midwest region has both the smallest Asian American population and the smallest Japanese ...
Introduction During the period of the Occupation of Japan, I worked as an MIS member, and then as a civil servant, in three main areas ...
In August 1945, I was attached to the 33rd Infantry Division in northern Luzon. I had reason to be happy. I was a brand-new 2nd ...
For nearly five years, from late 1946 until his firing by President Truman in April 1951, I had the privilege of serving as personal interpreter-aide ...
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