Hideto Kono oral history interview, part 6 of 6, September 26, 1999

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Dublin Core

Description

Kono discusses his post-war career working for the Dole Company, the East-West Center, his work on a project regarding the centennial of Japanese immigration to Hawaii, and some of his other employment opportunities. He then talks about some of his volunteer opportunities including being on the board for the National Japanese American Memorial Foundation, and on the steering committee for community relationships at the University of Hawaii. Lastly, Kono discusses his wife, children, and grandchildren; discusses conducting family genealogy research; and provides a message to future generations.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:09

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0077_06_Kono

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/077-Kono-Hideto-6.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 May 11

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Kono, Hideto: narrator, Nakaishi, Russell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Hideto Kono oral history interview, part 6 of 6, September 26, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 20, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050403.