Hisashi Kumagai oral history interview, part 4 of 4, June 27, 2005

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Description

Kumagai talks about his combat experiences at Po Valley; volunteering to be a litter bearer; and his assignment processing German POWs. He then talks about returning back to the United States and his post-war employment in welding; getting married; and discusses his children and grandchildren. Next, Kumagai provides some advice for his grandchildren, discusses meeting his wife, and provides a message to future generations regarding education. Lastly, Kumagai talks about his thoughts regarding the United States and the value of freedom.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:52

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0582_04_Kumagai

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/582-Kumagai-Hisashi-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Oct 22

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kumagai, Hisashi: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Hisashi Kumagai oral history interview, part 4 of 4, June 27, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051499.