Fred Kitada oral history interview, part 4 of 4, June 26, 2004

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Dublin Core

Description

Kitada talks about getting discharged, his post-war employment as a gardener, and discusses his children and grandchildren. He then talks about the differences between pre-war and present day segregation, discusses his thoughts regarding the 442nd and his service, and talks about the relationship between mainland and Hawaiian soldiers. Lastly, KItada shows and describes photographs of Italy, his commanding officer, friends, Italian civilians, German POWs, and others.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:23:26

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0461_04_Kitada

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/461-Kitada-Fred-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Dec 28

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kitada, Fred: narrator, Kunitomi, Darrell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Fred Kitada oral history interview, part 4 of 4, June 26, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 20, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050579.