Isami Mike Tsuji oral history interview, part 2 of 5, September 6, 2003

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Description

Tsuji talks about his experiences in combat, including the differences between what was learned in basic training and how things are actually handled on the front lines. He also talks about the various differences between the German and American weapons, and mentions quickly that he was wounded in Bruyeres. After this, he discusses the structure of the 442nd and the companies that were created in order to handle all the variances of war. After this, he talks more about the German weapons that were used throughout the war and the fear that the German 88s brought American soldiers.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:29:13

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Identifier

2003OH0332A_02_Tsuji

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/332A-Tsuji-Isami-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Dec 31

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Tsuji, Isami Mike: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Isami Mike Tsuji oral history interview, part 2 of 5, September 6, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053375.