Theodore Yamate oral history interview, part 3 of 5, March 18, 2005

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Description

Yamate talks about some of his fellow officers; discusses his assignment typing up articles; and talks about his experiences at basic training at Camp Shelby. He then talks about his experiences getting a pass to travel to New Orleans and Hattiesburg; discusses Earl Finch; and talks about his experiences with segregation. Next, Yamate discusses the relationship between Mainland and Hawaiian soldiers at Camp Shelby; talks about corresponding with his family while at Camp Shelby; and discusses traveling overseas to Europe and landing in Naples. Lastly, Yamate discusses his duties in Italy typing up reports; and talks about traveling to Switzerland while on pass.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:30:40

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0545_03_Yamate

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/545-Yamate-Ted-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Jan 12

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yamate, Theodore: narrator et al., “Theodore Yamate oral history interview, part 3 of 5, March 18, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed November 28, 2022, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051278.