Manabi "Colorado" Hirasaki oral history interview, part 2 of 6, April 17, 1999

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Description

Hirasaki talks about his father being picked up by FBI agents after Pearl Harbor bombing; and his father's experience in captivity. He also discusses how he became part of the 522nd battalion and his duties. In addition he shares recollections of: Pearl Harbor attack and his enlistment in the military.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:05

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0049_02_Hirasaki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/049-Hirasaki-Manabi-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Mar 02

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Hirasaki, Manabi: narrator, Sato, Christine: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Manabi "Colorado" Hirasaki oral history interview, part 2 of 6, April 17, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 20, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050072.