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Caption (Original Description)

Japanese-American volunteers. AJA [Americans of Japanese ancestry] volunteers waiting for their physical examination at a military hospital on Kauai, first island actually to induct men into the new AJA combat unit, cheer loudly and give the V-for- Victory sign as they are told army doctors are ready to begin the examination. These men were all from local board no. 1 at Makaweli School, Hawaii

Photographer

Unknown

Created

March 1943

Lot Number (Shooting Assignment)

1827

Call Number (Library of Congress)

LC-USE6-D-010184

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