Shigeru Goto oral history interview, part 3 of 4, August 25, 2000

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Description

Goto provides an overview of a headquarters company and all the various platoons that it is made up of. He describes his duties within the headquarters platoon, including following the battalion's executive officer. He also talks about what he witnessed from headquarters during battles at Hill 140, the Lost Battalion, and Po Valley. He then talks about his friendships with soldiers that were part of different companies, and recalls a story where he was traveling at night and was wounded by enemy fire.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

00:28:51

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Date

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0142_03_Goto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/142-Goto-Shigeru-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1914 Jan 14

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Goto, Shigeru: narrator, Tanaka, Diane: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Shigeru Goto oral history interview, part 3 of 4, August 25, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051179.