Melvin Muramoto oral history interview, part 3 of 4, March 20, 2004

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Muramoto talks about his first combat experiences, discusses a friend who was killed in action; and recalls his combat experiences at Hill 140, Florence, and the Arno River. He then discusses attending reunions, recalls funny stories from when he was overseas; and talks about his assignment processing German POWs. Next, Muramoto discusses his combat experiences in Bruyeres and the Vosges Forest including discussing the terrain, weather; and getting wounded. Lastly, Muramoto talks about returning to the United States, going to college in St. Louis, and his employment in cartography.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:07

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0421_03_Muramoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/421-Muramoto-Melvin-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1927 Oct 16

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Muramoto, Melvin: narrator, Nakaishi, Russell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Melvin Muramoto oral history interview, part 3 of 4, March 20, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050249.