Yukio Kawamoto oral history interview, part 3 of 7, October 11, 2003

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Description

Yukio Kawamoto describes his basic training experience at Camp Robinson and Camp Crowder. He was later recruited into the Military Intelligence Service Language School at Camp Savage, Minnesota. He talks about his experience visiting his parents at the Topaz Concentration Camp before shipping overseas. He was shipped to the South Pacific, landing first in New Caledonia, then in Bougainville, which was his first experience in combat.

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00:29:05

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2003OH0393_03_Kawamoto

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Yes

Citation

Kawamoto, Yukio: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Yukio Kawamoto oral history interview, part 3 of 7, October 11, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 12, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049523.