Takashi Senzaki oral history interview, part 1 of 5, February 5, 2000

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Description

Senzaki discusses growing up in the Los Angeles area, describing what Little Tokyo was like; and experiences while attending Japanese language school and high school. He then talks about prejudices in regards to Japanese Americans' employment in produce markets, his whereabouts during the attack on Pearl Harbor; and his family's forced removal to Santa Anita and the living conditions there. Finally, Senzaki discusses his experiences at Rohwer Incarceration Camp, and his feelings regarding incarceration.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

00:27:56

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Date

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0101_01_Senzaki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/101-Senzaki-Takashi-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Dec 28

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Senzaki, Takashi: narrator, Furuya, Kenny: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Takashi Senzaki oral history interview, part 1 of 5, February 5, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050674.