Theodore Yamate oral history interview, part 4 of 5, March 18, 2005

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Description

Yamate discusses his overseas assignment writing reports; talks about his experiences at Bruyeres; and discusses soldiers who were killed in action. He then describes a few close calls he had in Italy; talks about civilians he met in Nice; and discusses the end of the war. Next, Yamate discusses his encounters with German POWs post-war; talks about getting discharged and returning home; and discusses how he met his wife. Lastly, Yamate talks about his son; discusses attending reunions; talks about his post-war employment opening a fishing and gardening shop; discusses his fishing hobby; and provides a message to his wife, son, and future generations regarding his military service.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:56

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0545_04_Yamate

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/545-Yamate-Ted-4.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 4 of 5, March 18, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed February 7, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051279.