Hajime Miyamoto oral history interview, part 5 of 7, March 3, 2002

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Miyamoto describes the term, “million dollar wound”; talks about treating civilians in Bruyeres and treating wounded Germans; and his experiences in forests in France. He then provides some thoughts about the Lost Battalion rescue; discusses medical supplies; talks about his medic duty during the Champagne Campaign; and getting a pass to Paris and Rome. Lastly, Miyamoto talks about his brothers’ military service with Military intelligence service (MIS); corresponding with his family while overseas; receiving packages; and discussing learning about the end of the war.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:03

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0260_05_Miyamoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/260-Miyamoto-Hajime-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Oct 11

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Miyamoto, Hajime: narrator, Demonteverde, Marie: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Hajime Miyamoto oral history interview, part 5 of 7, March 3, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052762.