Ted Sato oral history interview, part 4 of 5, November 27, 2001

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Description

Sato discusses attending USO shows and seeing Frank Sinatra perform; talks about his experiences at the Gothic Line and seeing his first casualties; and describes shoe-mines. He also talks about getting wounded and receiving a Purple Heart; discusses his experiences with enemy fire; and describes German soldiers. Next, Sato talks about the end of the war and his post-war duties confiscating weapons and processing German POWs. Lastly, Sato provides some thoughts regarding his military service, discusses writing to his sister while overseas, and talks about a fire in his family's home.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:52

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Identifier

2001OH0221_04_Sato

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/221-Sato-Ted-4.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 4 of 5, November 27, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052295.