Thomas Takano oral history interview, part 1 of 8, October 8, 2004

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Description

Takano discusses his birthday and birth certificate; talks about getting a driver's license; and discusses growing up on the Big Island of Hawaii. He then talks about his father including his employment at a service station and as a baker; and discusses his mother and his mother's family in Japan. Next, Takano talks about his parents visiting relatives in Japan; attending Japanese language school; and discusses his sisters. Lastly, Takano talks about his experiences helping his father at the service station; and discusses his childhood home.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:26:22

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0500_01_Takano

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/500-Takano-Thomas-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Aug 02

Location of Birth

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Takano, Thomas: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Thomas Takano oral history interview, part 1 of 8, October 8, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050852.