John Murakami oral history interview, part 4 of 7, February 13, 1999

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Description

Murakami continues to talk about his injury. He explains how he felt about serving in the military while Japanese Americans were being mistreated. He briefly explains the legacy of the Nisei. He describes his first combat experience. He continues to talk about his experiences in Bruyeres, France. Murakami discusses the rescue of the Lost Battalion. He talks about his friendships with other soldiers. He shares his most memorable experiences during World War Two. He talks about returning to military service after his injury checkup. Murakami shares his funny memories from the war. He briefly talks about his discharge. He list his military decorations.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:10

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0043_04_Murakami

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/043-Murakami-John-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Feb 19

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Murakami, John: narrator, Okura, John: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “John Murakami oral history interview, part 4 of 7, February 13, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050040.