Takashi Senzaki oral history interview, part 3 of 5, February 5, 2000

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Description

Senzaki discusses his first assignment overseas, recalling spending time playing poker while traveling, landing in Naples, Italy; and the sounds of the guns and tanks during his first encounter with German soldiers. He also talks about United States vs. German weapons, experiences exchanging fire against German soldiers, being attached to the 34th Infantry Division ("Red Bulls"), 3rd Army, and the 92nd Infantry Division; and describes a story prior to rescuing the Lost Battalion in which the entire I Company was pinned down during combat.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

00:30:40

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Date

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0101_03_Senzaki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/101-Senzaki-Takashi-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Dec 28

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Senzaki, Takashi: narrator, Furuya, Kenny: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Takashi Senzaki oral history interview, part 3 of 5, February 5, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050676.