0:00 - Formation of the 100th Infantry Battalion

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Keywords: 100th Infantry Battalion (Separate); Army; labor battalion; Nisei soldiers; selective service draft; volunteer

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2:56 - Volunteering for the 442nd Regimental Combat Team

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Keywords: 442nd Regimental Combat Team; Army; induction; mother; permission; volunteer

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4:29 - Father's reaction to joining the army

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Keywords: acceptance; emotionless; father; induction; mother

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5:53 - Friends who also volunteered for the 442nd

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Keywords: France; friendship; Italy; safe return; sugar planation; volunteer

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9:33 - Induction into the Army

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Keywords: 'Iolani Palace; 442nd Regimental Combat Team; draft board; family; Kamuela (Waimea) Military Camp; Schofield Barracks; sendoff; volunteer

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13:01 - Voyage to San Francisco

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Keywords: San Francisco; seasickness; troop transport ship

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14:53 - Journey by train from San Francisco to Mississippi

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Keywords: African Americans; Chicago; dinner; lunch; Mississippi; Oakland; porters; rail car; train

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19:01 - Impressions of Mississippi and Camp Shelby

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Keywords: chores; cotton; country; heat; latrine; living conditions; Mississippi; music

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22:16 - Best and worst experiences at Camp Shelby

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Keywords: "chiggers"; basic training; chow; fleas; heat; music; service club; social activities

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24:37 - Popular music at the time

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Keywords: bands; jazz; music; musician; singers; swing music

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25:38 - Mary Kochiyama and the USO in Hattiesburg

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Keywords: 442nd Regimental Combat Team; Hattiesburg; Nisei; service clubs; United Service Organizations; USO

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28:17 - Treatment while visiting Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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Keywords: blacks; Hattiesburg; race discrimination; segregation

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