Robert Katayama oral history interview, part 5 of 6, April 1, 2003

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Description

Katayama talks about the end of World War 2 and his recollections of participating on the Gothic Line. He talks about his military career and participation in the Korean and Vietnam wars. He provides anecdotes regarding: guarding German POWs; consoling survivors of casualties; and working with Vietnamese people.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:08

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2003OH0336_05_Katayama

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/336-Katayama-Robert-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 Oct 11

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Katayama, Robert: narrator, Dojiri, Michelle: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Robert Katayama oral history interview, part 5 of 6, April 1, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed April 12, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053401.