Akira "Skeets" Nagaki

Gender Male
Birth date 1918-11-27
Place of birth Minatare NE, U.S.A.
Enlistment type Draftee
Service branch Army
Service type War
Unit type Combat
Units served Army Infantry, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, 2nd Battalion, Company E
Military specialty Infantryman
Stationed Camp Robinson, Little Rock,AR; Fort Warren, WY; Camp Shelby, MS; Italy; France.
Separated Fort Leavenworth KS
Unit responsibility Rifleman
Personal responsibility To serve as a soldier of the U.S. ARMY
Major battles (if served in a war zone) Naples; Foggia; Rome-Arno; North Apennines; Po Valley
Awards, medals, citations (individual or unit) Presidential Unit Citation.
Living conditions Slept in barracks; bathed in showers; G.I. meals - average; USO for entertainment and movies
Most vivid memory of military experience Hiking; watching out for the enemy.
Missed most whilst in the military My family and good food.

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