An American Returns



Photo Title

An American Returns

Photographer/Creator

Al Monteverde

Collection

Publisher

Los Angeles Examiner

Caption/Description

First Nisei war dead is returned to the Los Angeles area. Photograph was made at station as flag-draped casket was taken past fallen hero's mother, Mrs. Tom Gushiken, and other relatives. 'Picture set title,' Monteverde says, 'is because in America, race, color, and creed are looked upon with tolerance and equality.

Citation

Al Monteverde, "An American Returns," in POYi Archive, Item #435, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/435 (accessed June 2, 2020).

Date Added

07.03.2008