Henry Yoshitake oral history interview, part 5 of 7, April 30, 2001

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Description

Yoshitake talks about the Army's regulations for height and the height of Japanese American soldiers; weapons; duties while overseas; getting injured; and discusses the Champagne Campaign. He then talks about his experiences near Monte Carlo, provides some thoughts regarding Issei parents, and discusses the end of the war including his duties processing German POWs. Next, Yoshitake talks about his participation in an Army university program in Florence, returning to the United States, and his employment in the television industry. Lastly, Yoshitake tells a story regarding a home he purchased as a child that his parents lived in after the war.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

2001 April 30

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Identifier

2001OH0175_05_Yoshitake

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/175-Yoshitake-Hank-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Mar 27

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yoshitake, Henry: narrator, Inouye, Jason: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Henry Yoshitake oral history interview, part 5 of 7, April 30, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 27, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051950.