Ted Sato oral history interview, part 3 of 5, November 27, 2001

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Description

Sato discusses his attempt to volunteer for the Air Force, but getting enlisted in the Army instead. He then talks about reporting to Fort Douglas, traveling to Camp Shelby, and his experiences witnessing segregation in Mississippi. Next, Sato talks his experiences at Camp Shelby including basic training and his relationship with Hawaiian soldiers. Sato also provides some thoughts regarding Japanese American incarceration camps; discusses traveling overseas and his first duties in France; and talks about what it was like being a replacement soldier. Lastly, Sato discusses his first combat experiences, and talks about going on leave in France.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:33

Language

Identifier

2001OH0221_03_Sato

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/221-Sato-Ted-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Feb 24

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Sato, Ted: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Ted Sato oral history interview, part 3 of 5, November 27, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052294.