Warren Tsuneishi oral history interview, part 1 of 6, June 27, 1999

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Dublin Core

Description

Tsuneishi discusses his name, birth date, and birthplace. Tsuneishi grows up in Duarte, California and there is only another Japanese family in the area. He is more integrated with Caucasians. During the Great Depression, Tsuneishi's Father is a farmer and organizes a poetry society while his Mother help keeps the family together economically with ten children. Tsuneishi is full of activities ranging from Boy Scouts, Japanese Language School, and Community Organization annual events. In High School, he is involve with the newspaper. During his education year he recalls racism.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:41

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0069_01_Tsuneishi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/069-Tsuneishi-Warren-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Jul 04

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Tsuneishi, Warren: narrator, Iwata, Joy: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Warren Tsuneishi oral history interview, part 1 of 6, June 27, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050337.