Takeo Nakashima oral history interview, part 4 of 5, February 26, 2005

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Description

Nakashima discusses fighting against German soldiers; talks about German weapons and ammunition; and discusses a close call in which he was almost captured. He then talks about combat experiences; getting wounded; his hospital stay; and his family’s thoughts regarding his military service. Next, Nakashima discusses his post-war schooling and employment; meeting his wife; and the reasons why he moved from Hawaii to California. Lastly, Nakashima discusses his children; and talks about the values and skills he learned from his parents.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:52

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0535_04_Nakashima

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/535-Nakashima-Takeo-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Aug 13

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Nakashima, Takeo: narrator, Tanaka, Rodney: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Takeo Nakashima oral history interview, part 4 of 5, February 26, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051198.