Marshall Sumida oral history interview, part 1 of 6, May 2, 2004

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Sumida discusses his parents including how they met; their immigration from Japan; and his mother's schooling. He then talks about his childhood growing up in the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles; discusses his father's immigration and employment; and talks about his siblings and their children. Next, Sumida dsicusses his nephew's anti-war views; provides his own thoughts regarding war; and talks about his experiences in Japan during the occupation in regards to his father's death and funeral. Lastly, Sumida discusses the redress movement and future generations; and talks about the contributions of Nisei veterans.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:30:15

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0448_01_Sumida

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/448-Sumida-Marshall-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Aug 26

Location of Birth

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Sumida, Marshall: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Marshall Sumida oral history interview, part 1 of 6, May 2, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 13, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050480.