Isami Mike Tsuji oral history interview, part 4 of 5, September 6, 2003

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Description

While recovering from his wound, Tsuji would be given a 45 day furlough, in which he originally wanted to go back home to Hawaii, however, after talking with officers, he decided upon traveling and seeing Chicago and New York and when he returned, he would be given another furlough to go back to Hawaii. He would then get surgery in California and get discharged at Fort Lewis. He would once again, return to Hawaii, where he would be told he would have to wait in quarantine for a week before getting home. Next, he talks about the people that he corresponded with during the war and talks about some of the famous people that were involved with the war, such as Ernie Pyle.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:29:10

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Identifier

2003OH0332A_04_Tsuji

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/332A-Tsuji-Isami-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Dec 31

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

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Yes

Citation

Tsuji, Isami Mike: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Isami Mike Tsuji oral history interview, part 4 of 5, September 6, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 2, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053377.