Haruo Sakaji oral history interview, part 1 of 5, May 1, 2004

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Sakaji discusses growing up in California in a farming community; and talks about his father’s personality, physical traits, and employment. He then talks about his childhood home, siblings, religion, and discusses his mother. Next, Sakaji talks about celebrating Christmas and New Years; discusses his favorite food growing up; talks about childhood activities and chores; and describes his childhood neighborhood and community. Lastly, Sakaji discusses attending school, playing sports, taking judo, and attending Japanese language school.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:23

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0444_01_Sakaji

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/444-Sakaji-Haruo-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 May 04

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Sakaji, Haruo: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Haruo Sakaji oral history interview, part 1 of 5, May 1, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050442.