Denis Teraoka oral history interview, part 4 of 5, September 28, 2003

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Description

Teraoka discusses the liberation of Pisa; landing in Marseille; and his combat experiences and living conditions in Bruyeres. He also talks about getting trench foot, his combat experiences in Biffontaine, describes the Lost Battalion rescue, and talks about going back to Southern France to recuperate. Lastly, Teraoka talks about his combat experiences at the Gothic Line including discussing a battle at Hill [Georgia], discusses his duties as a platoon leader, and tells a story regarding a grenade explosion as well as a story about a soldier who was in killed in action in Leghorn.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:51

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2003OH0388_04_Teraoka

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/388-Teraoka-Dennis-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1917 May 28

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Teraoka, Denis: narrator et al., “Denis Teraoka oral history interview, part 4 of 5, September 28, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049919.