Masaru Robert Yoshioka oral history interview, part 3 of 4, May 25, 2002

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Dublin Core

Description

Yoshioka discusses life at Camp Savage during Military Intelligence Service Language School (MISLS), and his assignment in Australia translating prisoners of war (POW) interrogations. He then talks about his guard duty assignment in New Guinea, other translator and interrogation assignments and techniques; and his post-war assignment in Japan. Lastly, Yoshioka discusses traveling back to the United States, recalls his worst war experiences while in the California desert at maneuvers, and discusses his brother-in-law who was killed in action.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:06

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0281_03_Yoshioka

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/281-Yoshioka-Robert-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Feb 09

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yoshioka, Masaru Robert: narrator, Miyamoto, Phil: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Masaru Robert Yoshioka oral history interview, part 3 of 4, May 25, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 17, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052938.