Kunio Fujimoto oral history interview, part 1 of 5, June 8, 1999

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Description

Fujimoto talks about his birthplace in Honolulu, Hawaii. He discusses his family and parents. He describes how his sister got her name. He talks about his father's work at Washington Place in Honolulu, Hawaii. He discusses his childhood activities. He describes Washington Place. His lists the events that happened after Queen Liliʻuokalani's death. He discusses a visit to the queen's grave and Washington Place. He describes his involvement in sports. Fujimoto explains his Japanese identity and values. He talks about Japanese language school. He shares his experiences with discrimination. He describes The Attack on Pearl Harbor and the aftermath.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:10

Language

Identifier

1999OH0060_01_Fujimoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/060-Fujimoto-Kunio-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Jun 11

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Fujimoto, Kunio: narrator, Sato, Christine: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kunio Fujimoto oral history interview, part 1 of 5, June 8, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 17, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050230.