Jiro Mori oral history interview, part 1 of 2, September 7, 2006

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Description

Mori discusses his prefecture origin, familial description and two variations of his name spelling. Growing up, Mori goes to Japanese School and English School. He shares details about his childhood activities, family pet, and religion. Due to the Alien Land Law, his parents were not able to own land. His family "evacuates" to Minidoka. Mori is drafted to service and he recalls his wartime experience as a rifleman.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:49:29

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2006OH0707_01_Mori

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/707-Mori-Jiro-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Jan 17

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Citation

Mori, Jiro: narrator, Leivici, Joanne: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Jiro Mori oral history interview, part 1 of 2, September 7, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050177.