Susumu Ito Oral History Interview, Part 1

Susumu Ito served during World War II as a second lieutenant in the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion of the famed all Japanese-American… read more

Susumu Ito served during World War II as a second lieutenant in the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion of the famed all Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team. He recalled his California childhood, the attack on Pearl Harbor, and joining the 442nd. He served even as his family was forcibly held in an Arkansas internment camp.

This is the first of two parts.

This interview from the Densho Visual History Collection was conducted by Stephen Fugita for Densho: The Japanese American Legacy Project.  close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
294102-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
First Aired:
Jul 10, 2010
Last Aired:
Jul 11, 2010

Airing Details

  • Jul 10, 2010 | 2:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 10, 2010 | 8:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2010 | 2:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2010 | 8:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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