Conrad Kurahara oral history interview, part 3 of 5, June 19, 2000

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Kurahara discusses the campaigns and the relationship between Mainland and Hawaiian soldiers. Kurahara explains the motivation of the Japanese soldiers during war is bravery and loyalty. No matter if the soldier is an original and replacement, they all are fighting for a cause. Kurahara's greatest fear that the country would not know about the Japanese American soldiers contribution. Overall the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team , and Military Intelligence Service are the most decorated.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:07

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0127_03_Kurahara

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/127-Kurahara-Conrad-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Oct 13

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kurahara, Conrad: narrator, Sato, Christine: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Conrad Kurahara oral history interview, part 3 of 5, June 19, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 24, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050990.