Tomii Tom Matsushita oral history interview, part 5 of 5, September 18, 2005

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Description

Matsushita talks more about his time in occupied Japan, making lots of friends there and even being there during the Korean War. After his discharge, he would begin his career in the civil service sector, working for OSHA until he retired. Following that, he would travel the world, and would actually live in Europe, as his wife was a teacher there. He finishes the interview with a message for future generations to get an education.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:23:44

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0602_05_Matsushita

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/602-Matsushita-Tom-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 Sep 14

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Matsushita, Tomii: narrator, Nakaishi, Russell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Tomii Tom Matsushita oral history interview, part 5 of 5, September 18, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051624.