Photo Correspondent Stanley Troutman: From Hollywood to the Pacific War
Ends in 12 days
An exhibition of 50 images by Stanley Troutman is now on display at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan which runs from Oct. 3 to Nov. 6. Troutman who passed away this past January at age 102, worked for Acme Newspictures from 1937 to 1946 and covered the golden era of Hollywood, then he became a combat photographer in the Pacific during WW II. Embedded with the Wartime Still Picture Pool, Troutman photographed battles in Saipan, Tinian, Peleliu, Guam and the Philippines. As the war ended, he covered a liberated prisoner of war camp in Shanghai, then entered Japan and photographed the arrival of General Douglas MacArthur and bombed out Tokyo. He was also one of the first journalist allowed into Hiroshima and Nagasaki. On display are his Pacific War images from 1944-45, as well as Hollywood movie stars from 1937 to 1944. Produced by American photojournalist Torin Boyd who is making a documentary film about Troutman, this exhibition is free and open to the public.
from October 03, 2020 to November 06, 2020
Note:Depends on each event
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