Sam Terasaki oral history interview, part 3 of 6, June 7, 1999

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Terasaki discusses his furlough, traveling overseas on the Queen Mary, landing in Scotland, and corresponding with his mother while he was overseas. He then talks about his parents' thoughts regarding his military service, discusses his brother-in-law's military service, talks about his first combat epxeriences, and discusses the Champagne Campaign. Lastly, Terasaki talks about his experiences during hill attacks; his experiences with enemy fire and navigating through minefields; and discusses casualities and wounded soldiers.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:48

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0051_03_Terasaki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/051-Terasaki-Sam-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 Nov 06

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Terasaki, Sam: narrator, Sato, Christine: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Sam Terasaki oral history interview, part 3 of 6, June 7, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 3, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050110.