Warren Tsuneishi oral history interview, part 5 of 6, June 27, 1999

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Description

Tsuneishi discusses his sister Florence in Japan and his other sister Frances works for the Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS). Tsuneishi recalls the ranking of the Military Intelligence Service and his promotion. The emotional impact of the war to Tsuneishi are the casualties and the interment camps. Tsuneishi travels to Munich to visit the concentration camp there to compare how much it is similar to Heart Mountain. Due to the point system, Tsuneishi accumulates enough point to be discharge and went to Columbia University, He receives two masters and a PH.D at Yale. He eventually works at Yale as a curator. He gets married and have children.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:24:57

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0069_05_Tsuneishi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/069-Tsuneishi-Warren-5.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 5 of 6, June 27, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 25, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050341.