Takahashi Toshiharu’s story continues….
I ran towards the sea. The day got brighter. When I jumped down, the enemy shot. I felt as if I burnt a burned hot chopstick in my chest and I could not breathe. There are plenty of US soldiers, but I was alive. Blood flows a lot. Both shirts and pants were stained with blood. I tried to stop blood even a little, but it didn’t work.
The enemy brought a flamethrower to the mouth of the hole. The fire did not reach me. It was where I had been before. The bullet was through, but it hurts because my body swells when I breathe. It is a suffering to die.
I will die soon. There is no doctor or medicine. There is no food or water, death is near. There was nothing I could do. My eyes dazzle, I’m bleeding a lot…
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