George Miyashiro oral history interview, part 4 of 5, March 18, 2005

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Description

Miyashiro talks about the food that he found in a German soldiers foxhole. He describes how his unit liberated Bruyères, France. He discusses no man's land. He explains how he volunteered for the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. He talks about the rescue of the Lost Battalion. He describes his injury. He explains how Captain Burns dies. He discusses how he prepared new soldiers. He shares the worst aspect of rescuing the Lost Battalion. He explains how he captured German soldiers. He talks about a general hospital. He describes a separate combat experience in the forest. Miyashiro discusses his secret mission.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:30:05

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0544_04_Miyashiro

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/544-Miyashiro-George-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Jan 27

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Miyashiro, George: narrator et al., “George Miyashiro oral history interview, part 4 of 5, March 18, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051274.