Ralph Yempuku standing next to a sculpture dedicated to the VVV of which he was a member. Yempuku was one of the founders of the VVV and served with the 442nd during WWII.

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Title Ralph Yempuku standing next to a sculpture dedicated to the VVV of which he was a member. Yempuku was one of the founders of the VVV and served with the 442nd during WWII.
Photo Number P0884n1_01_08
Description Photo of a newspaper photo and caption from a newspaper, showing Ralph Yempuku, World War II veteran, next to a monument to the Varsity Victory Volunteers, dedicated on the campus of the University of Hawaii in 1995.
Keywords World War II; Ethnic minorities; Japanese; 442nd Battalion; Men; Newspaper clippings; Sculpture and statues
Subject Japanese Americans--Hawaii--Photographs World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Japanese American--Photographs; Japanese American veterans--Photographs
Additional Information None
Spatial Coverage Honolulu (Hawaii); Oahu County (Hawaii)
Collection Number and Name P0884 Wallace and Mary Doi Photograph Collection
Collection Name Wallace and Mary Doi
Date 1995-03
Textual Date March 6, 1995
Creator Unknown
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Original Source N/A
Donated By/Purchased From Loaned to the University of Utah for scanning by Mary Doi. (Via Lorraine Crouse)
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
ARK ark:/87278/s6zp4sp3
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2002-12-17
Date Modified 2017-03-14
ID 949839
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zp4sp3
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