Victor Izui oral history interview, part 1 of 6, April 29, 2000

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Izui speaks about growing up in Seattle, Washington and it's Japanese community. He discusses his education from elementary to high school, experiencing subtle discrimination. After this, he talks about what it was like leading up to the war and during the Pearl Harbor bombing. All of these things, as well as being separated from his father, led to a very tough upbringing for Izui.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:07

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0114_01_Izui

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/114-Izui-Victor-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Dec 25

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Izui, Victor: narrator, Kawata, Ian: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Victor Izui oral history interview, part 1 of 6, April 29, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050830.