Wallace Kagawa oral history interview, part 5 of 5, June 9, 1999

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Description

Kagawa talks about a Japanese American architect he worked with, and discusses his experiences as an architect in Detroit. He then talks about his involvement in veterans organizations including being president of an Anti-Tank Company chapter and vice president of a 442nd veterans club. Next, Kagawa talks about meeting his wife, discusses a fundraiser he participated in for a church, and talks about returning to Hawaii post-war. Lastly, Kagawa talks about his children and grandchildren; discusses the unveiling of a war memorial; and provides a message future generations, and to veterans regarding the Hanashi Oral History Program.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:13:43

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0063_05_Kagawa

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/063-Kagawa-Wallace-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1917 Jul 31

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kagawa, Wallace: narrator, Furuya, Kenny: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Wallace Kagawa oral history interview, part 5 of 5, June 9, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050255.