Frank Sadao Mori oral history interview, part 1 of 4, August 18, 2006

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Description

Mori begins the interview speaking of his parent's background, immigrating from Japan to Santa Barbara, California. While attending school, Mori took an interest in horticulture and would end up farming after his high school graduation and before the war. Next, he speaks about his whereabout during the Pearl Harbor attacks and the aftermath, which included executive order 9066 and forced removal to Tulare assembly center. After that, he and his family were moved to Gila River concentration camp, where he would join the Army with the Military intelligence Service (MIS). He would spend time at Fort Snelling for language school and have basic training at Camp Shelby before being shipped out.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:56:54

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Identifier

2006OH0700_01_Mori

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/700-Mori-Frank-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Sep 12

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Mori, Frank Sadao: narrator, Leivici, Joanne: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Frank Sadao Mori oral history interview, part 1 of 4, August 18, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049962.