Joseph Ikeguchi oral history interview, part 4 of 8, October 25, 2003

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Description

Ikeguchi discusses the treatment of Japanese POWs; describes the term "comfort women"; and talks about his experiences during his interrogation assignment. He then talks about his interactions with Japanese POWs; discusses casualties of war; and provides some thoughts regarding combat. Next, Ikeguchi discusses a friendship with a fellow soldier; talks about his OSS assignment in China; and discusses the end of the war. Lastly, Ikeguchi discusses the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki; and talks about his assignment during the testing of infantry atomic bombs at an atomic training center in Nevada.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:30:35

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2003OH0396_04_Ikeguchi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/396-Ikeguchi-Joseph-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Feb 19

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Ikeguchi, Joseph: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Joseph Ikeguchi oral history interview, part 4 of 8, October 25, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed April 12, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050032.