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Henry Keizo Sakaguchi oral history interview, part 3 of 3, September 12, 2006
Sakaguchi describes the different sounds of weapons as they fire. He talks about German military equipment. He explains how the Allies defeated the Germans. He continues to talk about the rescue of the Lost Battalion. He describes the courage of the Nisei. He discusses the Champagne Campaign. He talks about the German border and Concentration Camps. He shares his opinions on war. Sakaguchi talks about friendships and the black markets. He discusses his discharge. He briefly discusses the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. He talks about friends that he lost in combat. He describes his career and marriage after he returned to the United States. He describes his growing family. He describes various photographs and items that are shown on camera. He explains the legacy of the Nisei veterans.
World War II--European Theater--Central Europe Campaign--Liberation of Dachau Subcamps (522nd Field Artillery Battalion)
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Date of Birth
1920 Oct 31
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Sakaguchi, Henry Keizo: narrator, Kunitomi, Darrell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Henry Keizo Sakaguchi oral history interview, part 3 of 3, September 12, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed April 1, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051075.