Joe M. Nakanishi

性別 Male
生年月日 1919-9-30
出生地 Martinez CA, U.S.A.
入隊した年 1944-7-10, Ft. Benjamin Harrison IN
入隊のタイプ Draftee
所属・部署 Army
兵役のタイプ Peacetime
所属部隊のタイプ Support
所属部隊 MISLS A-3 (Graduated Snelling, Dec. 1944)
Staff Headquarters, Service Group, Army, Forces Pacific
特殊技能 Military Intelligence
Translator
最終目標 USA: Camp Blanding, FL (442nd); Ft. Snelling, MN (MIS)
Other Countries: Manila, Philippines; GHQ Tokyo, Japan
除隊した年 Camp Beale CA
所属部隊の役割 Translating military documents into English.
Military intelligence.
所属部隊での個人的役割 Translator.
勲章・褒章(個人又は所属部隊) American Campaign Medal
Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal
Good Conduct Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Army of Occupation Medal
生活状況 Manila: Slept in army tents, outside cold water showers, meals were good. Recreation, none.

G.H.Q. Tokyo: Slept in warm buildings, hot showers, meals were very good. For recreation, sight seeing with buddies. We obtained the use of a jeep on such occasions.

軍隊生活で最も記憶に残っている出来事 We (G.I.'s) went up in the same elevator with General MacArthur and his staff during one of our lunch periods at the Dai-Ichi Bldg. GHQ and not a sound was uttered.
軍隊にいる間、最も懐かしかったもの State-side (civilian)
個人的に軍隊経験から学んだ最も重要なこと War is ugly with its devastation and casualties.

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