Claude Takekawa oral history interview, part 2 of 5, April 16, 2004

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Takekawa discusses memorable teachers from his school days, playing sports, and high school activities including becoming class president. He then talks about going to college and studying to become a physical education teacher and his experiences with discrimination. Lastly, Takekawa talks about the Attack on Pearl Harbor, participating in ROTC training at the University of Hawaii, and joining the Hawaii Territorial Guard.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:27

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0432_02_Takekawa

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/432-Takekawa-Claude-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Sep 12

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Takekawa, Claude: narrator, Miyamoto, Phil: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Claude Takekawa oral history interview, part 2 of 5, April 16, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050327.