Dave Kawagoye oral history interview, part 2 of 6, January 13, 2001

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Description

Kawagoye talks about his assignment at Fort Riley working with a butcher; discusses rations; and talks about his brothers' military service. He then talks about reporting to Camp Shelby and the formation of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team; discusses his assignments at Camp Shelby; and talks about the Hawaiian soldiers he met at Camp Shelby. Next, Kawagoye discusses his Sergeant promotion and duties; talks about what a typical day at Camp Shelby was like; discusses traveling overseas; and talks about his encounters with Italian civilians. Lastly, Kawagoye talks about seeing his family at Rohwer incarceration camp prior to shipping overseas; discusses going into town while at Camp Shelby; and talks about his first impressions of Italy.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:58

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Identifier

2000OH0148_02_Kawagoye

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/148-Kawagoye-Dave-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Oct 29

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Kawagoye, Dave: narrator, Yamazaki, Dave: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Dave Kawagoye oral history interview, part 2 of 6, January 13, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 27, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051255.