I was there at that time too. actually 58 to 61. what's your name? I don't know why this site rejected your request to join. I went back and lived in japan from 1980 to 1982. Mutsumi dai now has huge apartments where the houses were and Grant Heights is a park. Only thing recognizable was the baseball fields and the back gate and one street sign. Kind of eerie. write me.
I lived in Tokyo from 1957 - 1960. My dad was in the AF and attached to the Military Advisory Group (MAAG-J)to the Self Defense Forces, so we lived in the special MAAG-J housing at Mutsumi Dai. This... more
Not sure if I posted before or not, but I lived there '69 to '72 and '73 in remaining Grant Heights. Looking to locate others who attended Drake or Narimasu at the same time frame. Many of us are on... more
Hi David, We lived in MD from 65-68. My sisters, Marsheine and Deborah, and I (Jim) remember you guys and are trying to piece together our memories. Newman is our last name. You had a brother, right? ... more
Remember you!?!? Of course, Jim! I even asked many people on the Mutsumi Dai site ( https://www.facebook.com/groups/mutsumidai/ ) if they had your email! Do you remember that your family was our host ... more
my pleasure, glad i could help. i was at kanto mura when i was a kid from '68 to '71 and i wish i had more photo's from there. unfortunately when my mom divorced my stepdad he kept them all. what a... more
Hi I lived at Mutsumi Dai from 1960-1963. I attended Narimasu elementary school and also Camp Drake Elementary for the 3rd, 4th and 5th grade. I loved the whole experience as most kids that lived... more
My mom and dad almost divorced over him accepting the assignment to Japan but once we got there she got to liking having a full-time maid, the wonderful Yumiko, who raised us kids more than mom did... more