Eddie Shimomura Pharmacist Nameplate


This is the nameplate of Eddie Shimomura, father of Roger Shimomura, noting he was a registered pharmacist. Eddie was a registered pharmacist and as such was able to work in the hospital while incarcerated at Minidoka Incarceration Camp after he and his family was forcibly removed. They were originally removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center before they were finally temporarily relocated to Minidoka in Idaho.

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States: Montana, Missoula

See more items in: Military and Society: Armed Forces History, Japanese American, Executive Order 9066


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Credit Line: Gift of Roger Shimomura

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.0162.18Accession Number: 2016.0162Catalog Number: 2016.0162.18

Object Name: nameplateNameplatesign

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)brown (overall color)white (overall color)Measurements: overall: 2 in x 7 1/2 in x in; 5.08 cm x 19.05 cm x .0254 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5cca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1808435

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