Tomoichi "Fish" Sakaji oral history interview, part 2 of 6, September 20, 2003

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Description

Sakaji talks about his childhood bicycles; discusses how he got his nickname; talks about his father's fish market business; discusses the aunt who raised him; and talks about his relationship with his cousin. He then talks about his grammar school classmates and friendships; his favorite activities in school which included playing baseball and dancing; and discusses learning judo. Lastly, Sakaji talks about his childhood jobs helping out with his father's fish market; and working at a farm.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:27:53

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Identifier

2003OH0379_02_Sakaji

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/379-Sakaji-Tomo-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Nov 26

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

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Location of Basic Training

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Index

Yes

Citation

Sakaji, Tomoichi: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Tomoichi "Fish" Sakaji oral history interview, part 2 of 6, September 20, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049843.