Eddie Shimomura Pharmacist Nameplate

Eddie Shimomura Pharmacist Nameplate

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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.
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Associated Place
United States: Montana, Missoula
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
brown (overall color)
white (overall color)
overall: 2 in x 7 1/2 in x in; 5.08 cm x 19.05 cm x.0254 cm
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Gift of Roger Shimomura
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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