Isao Kikuchi oral history interview, part 3 of 6, February 27, 2005

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Kikuchi talks about getting drafted; his induction; and basic training at Camp Shelby. He then talks about his relationship with Hawaiian soldiers; discusses weapons he carried; and talks about traveling overseas. Next, Kikuchi discusses landing first in Scotland, and then traveling to Northern France; talks about the reasons why he was put into a brig while traveling overseas; and discusses meeting up with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Lastly, Kikuchi discusses his assignment with F Company.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:36

Language

Identifier

2005OH0536_03_Kikuchi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/536-Kikuchi-Isao-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Dec 09

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kikuchi, Isao: narrator, Yamagami, Don: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Isao Kikuchi oral history interview, part 3 of 6, February 27, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051202.