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Osamu Inashima oral history interview, part 2 of 2, March 5, 2009
Mr. Inashima describes his arrival in the Philippines with the MIS and later his assignment to Japan with an industrial survey team. Mr. Inashima describes his typical day in the MIS and talks about the Japanese culture, food, and entertainment he experienced in Japan. Travel was a great luxury, and Mr. Inashima was able to take trips to Nikko to visit the hot springs as well as a longer trip to visit his relatives outside of Kyoto. Mr. Inashima was eventually discharged from the service and discusses his time finishing his education and becoming a professor. He concludes his interview by summarizing the role that Niseis soldiers payed in occupied Japan.
Inashima, Osamu: narrator et al., “Osamu Inashima oral history interview, part 2 of 2, March 5, 2009,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 21, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052578.