Masaru Ishida oral history interview, part 3 of 5, June 29, 2002

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Dublin Core

Description

Ishida discusses traveling overseas to Europe and his first experiences there; meeting up with the 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team; and his first combat experiences. He then talks about his guard duty assignment during the Champagne Campaign; getting wounded; experiencing enemy fire; and his hospital stay. Next, Ishida talks about his office job after his hospital stay; discusses the Gothic Line; and talks about friendships with fellow soldiers. Lastly, Ishida talks about soldiers killed in action; his assignment processing German POWs; and the black market.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:59

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0291_03_Ishida

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/291-Ishida-Masaru-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Aug 11

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Ishida, Masaru: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Masaru Ishida oral history interview, part 3 of 5, June 29, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053000.