Hideo Nakauchi oral history interview, part 2 of 5, February 28, 2002

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Description

Nakauchi discusses what it was like meeting Mainland Nisei soldiers while at Camp Shelby, as well as what a typical day was like during basic training. He then talks about visiting Jerome Concentration Camp and describes the living conditions there. Nakauchi also talks about how he got his nickname, going to Louisiana Maneuvers, traveling to Naples, Italy; and talks about his experiences overseas such as getting trained by the 100th Infantry Battalion, going to Rome, and going into combat. Lastly, Nakauchi talks about battle at Hill 140 and discusses a friend who was killed in action.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:26:53

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0253_02_Nakauchi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/253-Nakauchi-Hideo-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Dec 06

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Nakauchi, Hideo: narrator, Miyamoto, Phil: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Hideo Nakauchi oral history interview, part 2 of 5, February 28, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052686.