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

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Description

Muramoto talks about his various jobs including working on lunar mapping as a cartographer, and working for an orthodontist. He then talks about joining the Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW), attending E Company reunions, and discusses his wife and children. Next, Muramoto provides some thoughts regarding his service, and a message to future generations. Lastly, Muramoto talks about the reasons why he went back to school, and shows and describes a newspaper article featuring his cartography work, as well as a photograph of an award ceremony, his induction card, and other photographs.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:54

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0421_04_Muramoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/421-Muramoto-Melvin-4.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 4 of 4, March 20, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050250.