Kazuo Komoto oral history interview, part 5 of 6, April 16, 2005

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Kazuo Komoto discusses returning back to the United States to recover from his wound, his mother receiving letters from Washington DC informing her of his wounding, and his chance to visit his mother at the Gila River Concentration Camp. Next, he discusses his various reassignments and transfers, from the 442nd, to Camp Savage, and then to the China Burma India Theater with the MARS Task Force. Lastly, he talks about the end of the war, his life experiences after the war, and then showing several photographs taken during his military service

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video/m4v

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0:29:11

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2005OH0557_05_Komoto

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/557-Komoto-Kazuo-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Nov 09

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War or Conflict

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Citation

Komoto, Kazuo: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kazuo Komoto oral history interview, part 5 of 6, April 16, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1056166.