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Marshall Sumida oral history interview, part 5 of 6, May 2, 2004
Sumida discusses the repatriation of Japanese citizens from Manchuria and his assignment monitoring Japanese repatriates; and talks about receiving a Bronze Star. He then talks about his assignment in Korea, his translation assignment after Korea, discusses his rank, and talks about going to college in Tokyo. Next, Sumida discusses returning to the United States and attending law school; and provides some thoughts regarding Japanese American incarceration and the law. Lastly, Sumida discusses lessons to be learned from World War Two and Japanese American incarceration.
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Date of Birth
1921 Aug 26
Location of Birth
Branch of Service
Entrance into Service
Sumida, Marshall: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Marshall Sumida oral history interview, part 5 of 6, May 2, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed September 23, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050484.