Kune Hisatomi oral history interview, part 5 of 6, January 13, 2002

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Dublin Core

Description

Hisatomi describes the Champagne Campaign. He explains how he communicated with his family while overseas. He continues to talk about how he interacted with European locals. He discusses the last push in Italy. He briefly talks about the Gothic Line. He describes USO shows. He talks about his work with the medic team. Hisatomi discusses the end of World War Two and his final military duties. He talks about his journey home. He explains how he met his wife and how he communicated with her while in the service. He tells his father's immigration story. Hisatomi describes his brother and nephews military careers and lives.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:06

Language

Identifier

2002OH0223_05_Hisatomi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/223-Hisatomi-Kune-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Nov 30

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Hisatomi, Kune: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kune Hisatomi oral history interview, part 5 of 6, January 13, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052308.