Tokyo Rose

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Tokyo Rose:

see D'Aquino, Iva ToguriD'Aquino, Iva Toguri,
1916–2006, American citizen of Japanese descent, best-known of some dozen women who, during World War II, made English propaganda broadcasts to American troops on Radio Tokyo; b. Los Angeles as Iva Ikuko Togura.
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Tokyo Rose

(Iva Ikuko Toguri D’Aquino, 1916–) Japanese broadcaster who urged U.S. troops to surrender during WWII. [Am. Hist.: Flexner, 449]
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BORN IVA IKUKO TOGURI in Los Angeles on the Fourth of July 1916, D'Aquino was the child of Japanese immigrants.
Finally, the third early achievement in the redress movement was President Ford's pardon of Iva Ikuko Toguri d'Aquino, the Japanese American better known as "Tokyo Rose.