Kiyoshi Fujimoto oral history interview, part 4 of 5, April 29, 2001

Files

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Description

Fujimoto discusses going to Camp Kilmer, traveling overseas; and going to the hospital for measles after landing in France. He then talks about being assigned to G Company and describes the terrain traveling to meet up with them with his squad. Next, Fujimoto talks about his combat experiences while in Italy, including witnessing someone killed in action; discusses the Gothic Line, describes the sound of weapons; and talks about what it was like climbing a mountain during the last push in Italy.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:15

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2001OH0174_04_Fujimoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/174-Fujimoto-Kiyoshi-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Mar 16

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Fujimoto, Kiyoshi: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kiyoshi Fujimoto oral history interview, part 4 of 5, April 29, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 19, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051902.