Paul Matsumoto oral history interview, part 2 of 2, September 27, 2006

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Description

To begin, Matsumoto talks about training and assignments overseas, including a jeep driver and a radio man. He then briefly discusses the Gothic Line breaking and getting a head wound in battle. Next, he talks about recovering from his wound and rejoining his platoon before being discharged and making his way back home. He finishes the interview talking about starting a family, going all the way down to his grandchildren. Finally, Matsumoto reflects on the history of the war and the values he has passed on because of his experiences in the war.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:39:17

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2006OH0730_02_Matsumoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/730-Matsumoto-Paul-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 Dec 07

Location of Birth

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Matsumoto, Paul: narrator, Horstong, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Paul Matsumoto oral history interview, part 2 of 2, September 27, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 19, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051580.