James Oda oral history interview, part 3 of 5, November 13, 1999

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Oda recalls an incident while at Manzanar Incarceration Camp involving a physical altercation with a man over an article written in the Manzanar Free Press. He then talks about meeting his wife, and going to Camp Savage where he was assigned to be an instructor for a propaganda writing class at Military Intelligence Service Language School (MISLS). He continues to discuss his experiences as an instructor and also talks about his viewpoint when it came to writing propaganda leaflets and how to interrogate Japanese Prisoner's of War. Lastly, he discusses his relationship with Judge John Aiso including how he first learned of Aiso and befriending him while at Camp Savage.

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00:28:52

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1999OH0091_03_Oda

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http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/091-Oda-James-3.m4v

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1914 Jul 14

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Citation

Oda, James: narrator et al., “James Oda oral history interview, part 3 of 5, November 13, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 19, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050555.