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Masako "Mary" Yamada oral history interview, part 4 of 5, May 3, 2003
Mary Yamada explains why she wanted to be sent overseas during the war, even after receiving numerous rejections. After the war ended, she returned home to look for a house for herself and her mother to live in. She also took that time to go back to school to earn another degree in teaching. Looking back at her life, she believes that she was blessed to have had so many opportunities to live a good life, and that from her experience, people are very kind.
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Yamada, Masako: narrator, Amano, Iris: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Masako "Mary" Yamada oral history interview, part 4 of 5, May 3, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed September 23, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049431.