Kazuo "Kaz" Muto oral history interview, part 5 of 7, January 30, 1999

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Muto talks about a mountain he climbed in Italy during combat; discusses friendships with fellow soldiers; and talks about soldiers who were wounded and killed in action. He then talks about getting wounded, discusses close calls in combat, talks about his combat duties, and discusses his post-war house. Next, Muto talks about his interactions with civilians in Italy, discusses getting into fights, and talks about writing letters while at Turlock temporary detention facility. Lastly, Muto talks about the living conditions at [Gila River] incarceration camp and discusses his experiences there; and shows a picture of his [wife] taken at Gila River.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:30:39

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0041_05_Muto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/041-Muto-Kazuo-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Jul 01

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Muto, Kazuo: narrator, Iwata, Joy: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kazuo "Kaz" Muto oral history interview, part 5 of 7, January 30, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050026.