Phillip Naoteru Ichino

Gender Male
Birth date 1916-11-20
Place of birth Inglewood CA, USA
Inducted 1941-01-28, Ft. McArthur CA
Enlistment type Volunteer
Service branch Army
Service type War
Unit type Combat
Units served 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Service Co.
Military specialty Infantryman
Motor Maintenance Officer 0605, Mechanic, auto and trucks
Stationed USA: California, Utah, Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia
Other Countries; Italy; France; Germany.
Separated Ft. McArthur CA
Unit responsibility Infantry.
Service and supplies to move troops.
Personal responsibility Motor Maintenance Officer 0605
Major battles (if served in a war zone) Rhineland
North Apennines
Po Valley
Rome - Arno
Awards, medals, citations (individual or unit) American Theater Service Medal
European African Middle Eastern Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Good Conduct Ribbon
Expert Rifle M1, 30-30.
Living conditions Pup tent most of the time.
Bathe - now and then when on the move.
Meals - cold at times.
R. & R. when possible.
Missed most whilst in the military Japanese food.
Most important thing, personally, to come from military experience? Came out alive, made many friends, many did not make it back.
Additional information Formerly of Pasadena, CA.

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