Hideo "Lefty" Kuniyoshi oral history interview, part 2 of 5, March 22, 2005

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Mr. Kuniyoshi discusses how he received the nickname "Lefty" and shares his memories from the morning of the Pearl Harbor attack. After the attack, he decided to serve his country by first enlisting in the Hawaiian Territorial Guard and later the Varsity Victory Volunteers. After these groups were disbanded, Kuniyoshi volunteered to join the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, where he was shipped out to Mississippi for basic training.

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video/m4v

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00:28:35

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2005OH0552_02_Kuniyoshi

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Citation

Kuniyoshi, Hideo: narrator et al., “Hideo "Lefty" Kuniyoshi oral history interview, part 2 of 5, March 22, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049556.