Albert Michinori "Al" Shigekuni

性別 Male
生年月日 1927-11-20
出生地 Heeia, Oahu HI, USA
入隊した年 1949-09-12, HI
入隊のタイプ Volunteer
所属・部署 Army
兵役のタイプ War,peacetime
所属部隊のタイプ Support
所属部隊 ATIS GHQ 521st MIS 338 MIS USARPACGen Depot, Japan 45th AHM Co, 1st Region, Army Air Defense Command, 3rd BCT.Bde 266th S & SBn USA Ord Ctr & School
特殊技能 Military Intelligence Interrogator Logistics Administration
最終目標 USA: Ft. Meade, MD; Ft. Shafter, HI; Ft. Totten, NY; Ft. Dix, NJ; Aberdeen, MD Japan; Korea; Vietnam
所属部隊の役割 Various
所属部隊での個人的役割 Mostly administrative supervision.
主な戦闘(交戦地帯へ従軍した場合) Invasion of Inchon, Korea
勲章・褒章(個人又は所属部隊) Bronze Star Army Commendation Medal w/cluster Various campaign and service medals (including occupation, Korean and RVN)
生活状況 Korea: Large tents to vacant houses or buildings. Field showers were available. Occasionally used old Japanese type "furo". Meals consisted mostly of "C-rations" but occasionally cooked rice. When beer rations were available, two guys with ukuleles made Hawaiian music to flow. Vietnam: Prefab aluminum huts were available for quarters. Showering facilities were available. We had hot meals daily at a dining hall. Entertainment: movies.
軍隊にいる間、最も懐かしかったもの Separation from family during short tour assignments.
個人的に軍隊経験から学んだ最も重要なこと That war is wasteful and destructive and we need to learn to co-exist with fellow human beings on this crowded planet in order to prevent wars

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