Chikara Masuda Biography-4
Chikara Masuda - Army Training
Based on his Army Dog Tags, Chikara was stationed in 1942-43 at Dodd Field, Ft Sam Houston TX.
Chikara was a Private 1st Class in the 11th Armored Division / 490th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, and received training as an Acetylene and Electrical Welder at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana.
By February 1944, he was stationed at Fort Sill, OK.