Kenneth Hagino oral history interview, part 3 of 5, January 21, 2002

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Hagino talks about the formation of the 1399th Engineer Construction Battalion, and also discusses his experiences in the 1399th including his duties as a bulldozer operator and receptionist; recreational activities he participated in while in the service; construction sites; and officers of the 1399th. He then talks about his experiences in Okinawa, discusses awards the 1399th received, and talks about causalities. Lastly, Hagino discusses his experiences with discrimination and the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:27:43

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2002OH0233_03_Hagino

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/233-Hagino-Kenneth-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Oct 06

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Citation

Hagino, Kenneth: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kenneth Hagino oral history interview, part 3 of 5, January 21, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052391.