Lawrence Yatsu oral history interview, part 3 of 6, November 15, 2004

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Description

Yatsu describes how he would leave Poston to go to the Colorado River. He continues to talk about being drafted. Then he describes basic training and life at Camp Blanding. He explains what he knew about the 442nd Regimental Combat Team before he joined. He briefly talks about an injury he sustained while overseas. He describes the horrors of war. Yatsu tells unusual stories from his basic training. He discusses his journey to Europe.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:10

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0512_03_Yatsu

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/512-Yatsu-Lawrence-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Aug 02

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yatsu, Lawrence: narrator et al., “Lawrence Yatsu oral history interview, part 3 of 6, November 15, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 13, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050960.