The World War II Photo of the Week
for 26 March 2001
|Boy Meets (Geisha) Girls ...
Marine Lieutenant Robert E. Davis, of Cincinnati, Ohio, peers curiously into a Japanese Geisha establishment in Sasebo, Japan, as he passes by on patrol. Davis was a member of the 5th Marine Division, which at the time (September 1945) was occupying the naval base at Sasebo on the island of Kyushu. Official USMC photo by Tech. Sgt. Byrd Farneyhough, from the Webmaster's collection.