Grant Hirabayashi oral history interview, part 3 of 6, June 26, 1999

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Description

Hirabayashi discusses his service with Merrill's Marauders and the 5307th division in Burma. Upon arrival, Allied forces were pushed back by the Japanese army before making inroads to reclaim Burma for the Allies. Hirabayashi discusses the struggles of the early battles and his own personal injury and illness.

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video/m4v

Extent

00:24:53

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Identifier

1999OH0067_03_Hirabayashi

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/067-Hirabayashi-Grant-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Nov 09

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

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Location of Basic Training

Citation

Hirabayashi, Grant: narrator, Yahata, Craig: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Grant Hirabayashi oral history interview, part 3 of 6, June 26, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/35.