Frank Mizufuka oral history interview, part 1 of 8, July 20, 2003

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Frank Mizufuka was born in Compton, California. His parents were from the Kumamoto prefecture on the island of Kyushu. They became sharecroppers and worked on a vegetable farm in Montebello, then moved to Whittier to become flower farmers. Frank became the eldest among his siblings after his eldest brother died at a young age. He describes growing up within the Japanese American community, where he attended Japanese language school (gakuen) while also attending public English school.

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video/m4v

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00:29:23

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2003OH0364_01_Mizufuka

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Mizufuka, Frank: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Frank Mizufuka oral history interview, part 1 of 8, July 20, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 30, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049509.