Bernard Akamine oral history interview, part 6 of 6, October 10, 2004

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Description

Akamine talks about trying to find work after he was discharged. He describes his experiences with discrimination after the war. He discusses his hopes for the future. He gives advice to future generations. Akamine talks about his marriage and charity work. He reveals how younger generations can honor the Nisei veterans. He describes his reunions with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team veterans. He gives his explanation of why World War Two occurred. He explains how soldiers were supported during World War II. Akamine talks about his heroes.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:25:54

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2004OH0506_06_Akamine

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/506-Akamine-Bernard-6.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Nov 29

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Akamine, Bernard: narrator, Nakano, Mimi: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Bernard Akamine oral history interview, part 6 of 6, October 10, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 22, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050922.