Yoshito Yoshino oral history interview, part 2 of 3, March 24, 2007

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Description

Yoshino continues his discussion on boxing in the Army and after, including a tryout for the Olympic National Team and traveling through Europe for exhibition fights. Next, he talks about time in the Army, including a friendship with General Mark Clark and the brotherhood of the 100th/442nd. He would be discharged from the Army at Camp Beale and as it was difficult to find work, would take advantage of the 52-20 club. Next, he talks about his family and traveling through Japan and seeing the majestic Mt. Fuji for the first time. After this he talks about how his childhood shaped him and more about the experiences he had in Europe during the war.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:59:17

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2007OH0746_02_Yoshino

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/746-Yoshino-Yoshito-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Jul 07

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yoshino, Yoshito: narrator, Yee, Govan: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Yoshito Yoshino oral history interview, part 2 of 3, March 24, 2007,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 27, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052302.