7.26.2004


ENLARGE THE PHOTO


Comrades in Arms
uncredited photo, dated July 12, 1944

T/5 William Hirata (left), of Honolulu, a member of the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, 34th Division, poses with Lorenzo Riba (right), an Italian solder assigned to the 11th Pack Mule Company, somewhere in the Castrellina sector, Italy.

reproduced courtesy the Hawaii War Records Depository