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dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.otherAmidon, Roger
dc.coverage.spatialNagoya, Japan
dc.identifier.citationRoger Amidon Interview, 2017-03-21, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in Ohio in 1928, Roger Amidon served as part of an occupational force in Nagoya, Japan after World War II. His military unit helped to restore power to the city, where many Japanese remained homeless a year after the war. Amidon repaired radio teletype machines on the night shift and spent much of his free time traveling around the country. Amidon recorded his oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in March 2017.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of WWII veteran Roger Amidon.
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectAmidon, Roger
dc.subjectVideo recordings
dc.subjectJapan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleRoger Amidon Interview

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