Tsuneo Takemoto oral history interview, part 1 of 2, March 2, 2002

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Description

Takemoto talks about his experience being recognized in the Hawaii Army Museum's Gallery of Heroes, as a result of being a recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross. He also shares some recollections from the front line of combat as a platoon leader and member. He also mentions participation in reunions with other Japanese American soldiers after the war ended.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:28:20

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0258A_01_Takemoto

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/258A-Takemoto-Tsuneo-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Jun 26

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Takemoto, Tsuneo: narrator, Nakaishi, Russell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Tsuneo Takemoto oral history interview, part 1 of 2, March 2, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 20, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052725.