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Masaji Inoshita asked the man [Annotator's Note: the man who helped Inoshita's family when they were being interned]...
[Annotator's Note: Richard Swanson was assigned to the USCGC Comanche (WPG-76) on escort duty for the troop transport...
Kenneth Marshall used the G.I. Bill in 1947, and was subsequently employed by the Northwestern Bell Telephone Company...
Edward "Babe" Heffron was looking forward to reuniting with a couple of broads [Annotator's Note: females] upon his...
Dabney Montgomery returned home and learned quickly about the persistence of segregation in his homeland. The G.I. Bill...
Enrique Cervantes flew two additional missions in Europe after the German fighter crashed into his B-17 [Annotator's...
Francis Dymnicki boarded a ship in England right after V-E Day [Annotator's Note: Victory in Europe Day, 8 May 1945] to...
Bernard Marcus left Germany at the end of September or the beginning of October 1946. He landed at Staten Island where...
Robert Fisch returned to Hungary which was in the Russian zone of occupation. The occupiers took from the returning...
Eva Gross was reunited with her very ill mother in Bergen-Belsen [Annotator's Note: after the British liberated the...
They [Annotator's Note: Eugene Tarrant and the other officers of the USS San Francisco Veterans Association] decided to...
Lawrence Yatsu has attended some reunions over the years. He had joined his unit [Annotator's Note: Company C, 100th...
Judith Meisel was born in 1929 in Josvainiai, Lithuania. Her father died before the onset of war. She survived the...
Hana Zoltz arrived at Auschwitz by train. Many people had died during the forced journey. They were confined in the...
Remembering his voyage to the Philippines, Ira Milan said he saw some real jungle country around New Guinea. During a...
Loevsky was born on Long Island, New York. He was 1 of 3 children.His father worked in a bronze factory. He was a young...
[Annotator's Note: video begins with 19 seconds of silence then begins abruptly with Baker in mid-sentence.] Vernon...
Robert Zawada began as a member of an I...
Interview begins with the interviewer stating that Senator Inouye is and always will be the most influential Japanese-...
Gravois was born in Saint Gabriel, Louisiana and grew up in Edgard, Louisiana until he was 17.Pearl Harbor was on 7...
Grant H. Ichikawa was born in April 1919. His father had come to the United States from Japan. People from Japan were...
Holloman was born in Saint Louis, Missouri in 1924. His father worked for the US Postal Service from 1919 until 1969.As...
Harold Ward was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey in April 1921. Ward had the life of a bastard growing up as he was...
Baum served with the 4th Armored Division during WWII. He was born in New York and grew up in the Bronx. His father was...
Ben Kuroki grew up with Caucasian friends. There were only a few Japanese American families around at the time. The...
Ettlinger was born in Karlsruhe in the Southwest corner of Germany in 1926. He was born into an affluent family who had...
Baptiste feels that a lot of talent was lost by the navy segregating them. He used to talk to his officers about it.He...
Freddie Ohr came running out of the wave and he did not see the boat anymore. He made two or three passes that low....
[Annotators Note: Harold Ward served in the navy as a mess attendant aboard the heavy cruiser USS San Francisco (CA-38...
Alexander Jefferson worked in the post office when he returned home from war after school. Jefferson discovered his...
After the war ended, Baum returned to New York to get some of his wounds taken care of. He was so happy, because of his...
Alexander Jefferson worked in the post office when he returned home from war after school. Jefferson discovered his...
Vernon Baker got out of the army on 28 August 1968, 35 years before the interview. He was 83 years old during this...
Freddie Ohr then called his flight up while the next two flights hit the field. They set the whole airfield on fire....
Baum goes on to discuss his career after the war. In 1948, he worked with the Israelis during that war. He advised them...
Myers knows how Mahatma Gandhi survived; he could do it. He does not know why, but he understands how people can go and...

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