Warren Tamura oral history interview, part 3 of 4, October 22, 2002

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Description

Tamura recounts the arrival in Menton France and eventual combat experience in Livorno, Italy at the German Army's Winter Line. He provides a detailed description of the heavy weaponry he operated and the features of the assault against the Germans in the mountains. After the War ended, he describes the pleasurable experience of spending time with Nisei troops and playing sports and sightseeing in Rome. He returns to the United States and is reassigned to an engineering company.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:29:10

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0311_03_Tamura

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/311-Tamura-Warren-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Jul 04

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Tamura, Warren: narrator, Dojiri, Michelle: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Warren Tamura oral history interview, part 3 of 4, October 22, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 27, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053271.