Henry Togami oral history interview, part 3 of 3, May 17, 2007

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Description

Togami talks about being wounded in France from shrapnel and being shipped back to the United States for recovery. While at the hospital in New Mexico, he would hear of the end of the war and when fully recovered, be discharged from the Army. He decided to pursue his mechanical engineering degree and would be called to work at Sandia National Labs in Washington DC. He also talks about his wife and children. Finally, he talks about the nisei legacy and what that's meant to future generations.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:26:04

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2007OH0769_03_Togami

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/769-Togami-Henry-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1917 Sep 30

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Togami, Henry: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Henry Togami oral history interview, part 3 of 3, May 17, 2007,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052841.