Conrad Kurahara oral history interview, part 4 of 5, June 19, 2000

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Dublin Core

Description

Kurahara discusses getting discharged from the hospital and being sent to a reconversion unit for training. Shortly after, Kurahara finds out the war is over and is assign to guard the Prisoners of War. Post-war, Kurahara graduates from Columbia University and works as a social worker working with at risk kids for 18 years. He meets his wife and gets married in Hawaii. They have two sons and grandchildren. In his retirement years he is involve with 100th Infantry Battalion organizations. He shares advice for future generations and describes photographs of his family.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:08

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Date

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0127_04_Kurahara

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/127-Kurahara-Conrad-4.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 4 of 5, June 19, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050991.