Tadashi Yokogawa oral history interview, part 2 of 3, February 5, 2000

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Dublin Core

Description

Yokogawa discusses experiences with discrimination growing up, and includes a story where his wife was treated unfairly due to race. He also recalls life at Fort Riley and at Military Intelligence Service Language School (MISLS) at Camp Savage, including a story regarding President Franklin Roosevelt. He then talks about being transferred to the Air Force, and his assignments looking for Japanese airplanes, and checking abandoned airfields for old Japanese airplanes and airplane parts. Lastly, Yokogawa describes his experiences traveling overseas to India, and his first assignment in Calcutta.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

00:27:42

Language

Date

Identifier

2000OH0100_02_Yokogawa

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/100-Yokogawa-Tadashi-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1916 Jan 28

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yokogawa, Tadashi: narrator, Tanaka, Diane: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Tadashi Yokogawa oral history interview, part 2 of 3, February 5, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050667.