Takejiro Higa oral history interview, part 3 of 5, September 25, 1999

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Description

Higa discusses his duties providing intelligence about Okinawa for his commanding officers, as they prepared for a beachfront invasion. He describes the feelings that he had upon his return to Okinawa, and his experience cave flushing, which helped save hundreds of Japanese lives.

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video/m4v

Extent

00:25:54

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0075_03_Higa

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War or Conflict

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Entrance into Service

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Citation

Higa, Takejiro: narrator et al., “Takejiro Higa oral history interview, part 3 of 5, September 25, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/464.