Shinko Nohara oral history interview, part 3 of 6, October 9, 2004

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Description

Nohara discusses visiting Rohwer and Jerome incarceration camps, his assignment guarding German POWs who were in Georgia harvesting peanut crops, volunteering to travel overseas to Europe; and his thoughts and reactions to landing in Italy and meeting up with the 100th in Anzio. He then talks about his first combat experiences, getting injured during a battle at Castillon, friendships in the 100th; and discusses a platoon leader named, "Chick". Lastly, Nohara describes Rome and Italian civilians, and talks about corresponding with his family while overseas.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:31

Language

Identifier

2004OH0504_03_Nohara

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/504-Nohara-Shinko-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Mar 05

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Nohara, Shinko: narrator, Chinen, Joyce: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Shinko Nohara oral history interview, part 3 of 6, October 9, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050888.