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Shigeru Yabu oral history interview, part 2 of 6, August 6, 2005
Mr. Yabu discusses his memories prior to the outbreak of the war, specifically focusing cultural differences he experienced growing up in a Japanese-American family. He also discusses learning judo from a family member and how his knowledge of judo helped in self-defense situations during his youth. Mr. Yabu goes on to describe his memories from the day of the Pearl Harbor attack and his family's subsequent relocation to Pomona and later Heart Mountain. Concluding part 2, Mr. Yabu describes his initial experiences in the camp at Heart Mountain.
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Yabu, Shigeru: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Shigeru Yabu oral history interview, part 2 of 6, August 6, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 22, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050775.