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Minoru Tsubota oral history interview, part 5 of 7, July 27, 2002
Mr. Tsubota discusses some of his memories from his time in the European Theater, including liberating the Dachau concentration camp and being bombarded by German shells. Mr. Tsubota describes some of his duties and assignments, including working as a grave registration officer and also talks about being wounded in battle. Returning home after the war, Mr. Tsubota was reunited with his wife and young daughter and describes his feelings upon returning.
World War II--European Theater--Central Europe Campaign--Liberation of Dachau Subcamps (522nd Field Artillery Battalion)
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Date of Birth
1918 Dec 01
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War or Conflict
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Tsubota, Minoru: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Minoru Tsubota oral history interview, part 5 of 7, July 27, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed October 4, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053057.