Kiyoto Yamate oral history interview, part 6 of 6, January 10, 1999

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Description

Yamate discusses his duties guarding German POWs in Georgia; talks about the relationship between the 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team; discusses the Lost Battalion rescue; and talks about returning to the United States. He then talks about his duties processing German POWs post-war, tells a story regarding Senator Inouye, and talks about his wife’s experiences at the end of the war. Lastly, Yamate discusses his post-war employment; his involvement in Nisei veterans organizations; and provides a message to future generations.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:30:01

Language

Identifier

1999OH0038_06_Yamate

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/038-Yamate-Kiyo-6.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Sep 18

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yamate, Kiyoto: narrator, Yahata, Craig: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kiyoto Yamate oral history interview, part 6 of 6, January 10, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 16, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049996.