George Ishihara oral history interview, part 6 of 6, February 6, 2000

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Description

Ishihara discusses what it was like seeing Hitler's underground bunker and experiencing V-E Day while in Germany, volunteering for Military Intelligence Service (MIS), returning to the United States, and getting furlough. He then talks about his family's experiences after World War Two, getting discharged, and moving to Chicago. Ishihara then left Chicago and settled in California, where he got married and was employed both in the aircraft industry, and as a gardener. Lastly, he discusses talking to his children and grandchildren about his World War Two experiences, and provides advice for future generations of Japanese Americans in regards to education.

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video/m4v

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00:25:08

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Identifier

2000OH0107_06_Ishihara

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/107-Ishihara-George-6.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Feb 22

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

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Entrance into Service

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Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Ishihara, George: narrator, Tagami, Steve: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “George Ishihara oral history interview, part 6 of 6, February 6, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050757.