Lawson Sakai oral history interview, part 2 of 9, August 30, 2003

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Description

Teruya discusses his parents' personalities and physical traits; describes the shoes his mother made for him; talks about working in sugar cane plantation; and discusses his favorite memories of his parents. Teruya then talks about his experiences going crabbing with his father; discusses his family's religion; and talks about celebrating New Years. Next, Sakai talks about celebrating holidays; his family's religion; and childhood friendships. Teruya then talks about his boxing hobby; playing football; discusses an influential teacher; and talks about work as a carpenter. Lastly, Sakai discusses his participation in sports in high school and junior college; discusses how he got his nickname; and talks about an influential teacher.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:48

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2003OH0374_02_Sakai

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/374-Sakai-Lawson-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Oct 27

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Sakai, Lawson: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Lawson Sakai oral history interview, part 2 of 9, August 30, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049780.