Edward Kanaya oral history interview, part 5 of 6, September 28, 2003

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Description

Edward Kanaya continues to talk about his journey home. He lists the memorable members of his unit. He describes his relationship with Mainland soldiers. He discusses his relationships with other musicians. He talks about his contract work. He describes reuniting with his family. He explains his brother's death. He talks about being a part of the Hawaiian Royal Band. He discusses his experiences in college. Kanaya explains how he met his wife for the first time. He describes his college major. He talks about his life in Wisconsin. He discusses the discrimination against African Americans that he witnessed. He talks about his senior year of college. He talks about his experiences in Masters college. He explains why he returned to Hawaii. He list his memorable students. He talks about his children. He describes his employment after returning to Hawaii.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:50

Language

Identifier

2003OH0387_05_Kanaya

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/387-Kanaya-Edward-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Aug 26

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kanaya, Edward: narrator et al., “Edward Kanaya oral history interview, part 5 of 6, September 28, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049914.