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19430621 - 1o3 pg Handwritten letter from widow Yoshiko Okamura to US Atty General

 This 3 pages, handwritten letter to Francis Biddle, US Attorney General, Washington, DC is from the recently widowed wife of Hiroshi Okamura, who died June 8, of a injury sustained on an Amache work project the day before. In her letter, Dorothy Yoshiko (Kato) Okamura describes her tragic situation, mother of two and expecting a third "in a couple of months." Baby Carol Hiroko was born July 5th.

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