Mike "Peep Sight" Hara oral history interview, part 3 of 6, April 3, 2003

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Description

Following Hara's voluntary service to the Army, he was shipped out from Schofield Barracks in Hawaii to Camp Shelby in Mississippi to undergo basic training. Along with the various training exercises, Hara also discusses fishing and the origin of his nickname "Peep Sight". Next, he speaks in depth about what it means to survey in the Army and the importance of the 522nd Field Artillery.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:44

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2003OH0342_03_Hara

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/342-Hara-Mike-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Apr 10

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Hara, Mike: narrator, Dojiri, Michelle: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Mike "Peep Sight" Hara oral history interview, part 3 of 6, April 3, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 25, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049588.