Makoto Hashimoto oral history interview, part 2 of 4, April 29, 2000

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Description

Hashimoto discusses his first combat experience in Anzio; and describes experiences in combat including the living conditions, being under attack, witnessing the death of soldiers and fellow comrades, going on patrols, liberating Italian cities, and friendships with Hawaiian soldiers. He also talks about the rivalry between the 100th and 442nd, meeting up with the 442nd in Civitavecchia; and describes how the 100th got attached to the 44nd. Lastly, Hashimoto describes crossing the Arno River and going to Southern France; and recalls his experiences visiting Bruyeres with his wife after World War Two.

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video/m4v

Extent

00:27:27

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0115_02_Hashimoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/115-Hashimoto-Makoto-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Feb 18

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

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Entrance into Service

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Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Hashimoto, Makoto: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Makoto Hashimoto oral history interview, part 2 of 4, April 29, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050849.