• Created Date
  • 1971
  • Description
  • Gordon's parents did not return to farming after the war, instead they settled into running a Japanese nursing home in Seattle. His mother, Mitsuko, died about 5 years after the end of WWII and Shungo later remarried. Pictured here is Gordon with his father Shungo and Shungo's second wife Sadie. They met at the nursing home where Sadie worked as a chef. Shungo Hirabayashi was born October 21, 1888 and died in August 1971 at age 82. Sadie lived... more
    Gordon's parents did not return to farming after the war, instead they settled into running a Japanese nursing home in Seattle. His mother, Mitsuko, died about 5 years after the end of WWII and Shungo later remarried. Pictured here is Gordon with his father Shungo and Shungo's second wife Sadie. They met at the nursing home where Sadie worked as a chef. Shungo Hirabayashi was born October 21, 1888 and died in August 1971 at age 82. Sadie lived to be 100. PH Coll 1314.57. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    Image
    Scanned from a photographic print and saved in JPEG format at compression rate 3. 2014