Joseph (Joe) Nakashima

Sexo Male
Fecha de Nacimiento 1923-9-8
Lugar de Nacimiento Gardena CA, U.S.A.
Inducted 1944-9-1, Chicago IL
Tipo de Alistamiento Draftee
Afiliación Militar Army
Tipo de servicio prestado War
Tipo de unidad militar Support
Unidades a las que sirvió Hdqtrs. 90th Reinf. Battalion APO 873 Erlangen, Germany
Especialidad militar Postal Clerk 056 Hdqtrs. Battalion Mail Clerk
Asignado U.S.A. - Camp Wealler, Ga.; Ft. Meade, Md. Germany - Schwabach of Erlangen
Retirado Ft. Sheridan IL
Responsabilidad en la unidad Replacement Depot in and out going troops were processed through our unit.
Responsabilidad individual All work pertaining to postal work - money order -distribution - pick up - stamp - ins. - etc.
Batallas principales (si sirvió en una zona de guerra) None
Reconocimientos, medallas, menciones (individuales o de la unidad) Victory Medal European Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon - 2 overseas Service Bars - Army of Occupation Medal Germany - Good Conduct Medal
Condiciones de Vida In Schwabach and Erlangen Germany our unit used German forts. Had regular showers and room.
Recuerdo más vívido de la experiencia militar During basic training camp one of the fellow GI's had called me a Jap. That was once only. The sergeant reprimanded all of us in the unit.
Lo que más extraño durante su tiempo en las fuerzas armadas Japanese food
¿En lo personal, qué obtuvo de su experiencia militar? You can get by better with who you know - than what you know.

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