Kazutaka Saiki oral history interview, part 1 of 4, October 9, 2004

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Description

Saiki discusses his early childhood years growing up in Hawaii during the Depression Era; and how his father was as an artisan crafting bamboo fixtures. He often helped his father in crafting. In his early college years Saiki developed a passion for baseball and he also discusses the 442nd Regimental Combat Team baseball league in detail.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:25:28

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0505_01_Saiki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/505-Saiki-Kazutaka-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Mar 27

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Saiki, Kazutaka: narrator, Yamagami, Don: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kazutaka Saiki oral history interview, part 1 of 4, October 9, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050901.