Ben Umeda oral history interview, part 1 of 7, June 13, 2004

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Description

Ben Umeda begins the interview talking about his family, his father and mother being from Hiroshima and their journey to get to Selma in California. Next, he talks about growing up in California, picking grapes to make raisins for work and doing chores at his home, which had some Buddhist relics. He would attend both English and Japanese school and talks about his siblings.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:39

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0457_01_Umeda

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/457-Umeda-Ben-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Oct 22

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Umeda, Ben: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Ben Umeda oral history interview, part 1 of 7, June 13, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050546.