Stanley Izumigawa oral history interview, part 6 of 7, October 4, 2004

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Description

Izumigawa discusses combat experiences and describes mines; and talks about receiving a care package during the Champagne Campaign which included a Senninbari (Japanese good luck charm). He then talks about his brother's military service; the end of the war; and his assignments processing German POWs and as a jeep driver. Next, Izumigawa talks about getting a pass to visit Florence; returning to the United States; and discusses his unit receiving a Presidential Unit Citation. Izumigawa also talks about his post-war experiences including attending college, his employment as a teacher, marriage, daughters, and hobbies. Lastly, Izumigawa talks about the accomplishments of Nisei veterans, and discusses career opportunities for Nisei.

Format

video.m4v

Extent

0:29:44

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0496_06_Izumigawa

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/496-Izumigawa-Stanley-6.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Jan 14

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Izumigawa, Stanley: narrator et al., “Stanley Izumigawa oral history interview, part 6 of 7, October 4, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050812.