Photograph of an industrial and business area at the Port of Sasebo on the western part of the island of Kyushu, Japan, around 1951 or 1952 during the Korean War. A man-made canal is seen running through the area. Photograph taken while U.S. Army soldier Charles G. Blevins of Mouth of Wilson, Virginia, was on furlough in Japan from duty with an artillery unit in Korea [circa 1951-1952].
From Charles G. Blevins Papers, KOR 19, Korean War Papers, Military Collection, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.
Owner: State Archives of North Carolina
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