Harry Kuga and Bianca Kuga oral history interview, part 1 of 3, September 11, 2006

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Description

Harry Kuga begins the interview speaking about his family background and living in Wyoming and Colorado. His mother would run a popular Japanese restaurant, while he and his siblings attended school, Japanese language school and played sports. During his childhood, he would be involved in many different sports, including baseball, kendo and judo. After high school, he would join his good friend Paul Tani and work on the railroads for Union Pacific Railroads. Next, he speaks about the Pearl Harbor attacks and the local reactions to the bombings.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:56:49

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Identifier

2006OH0717_01_Kuga

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/717-Kuga-Harry-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Nov 05

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kuga, Harry: narrator et al., “Harry Kuga and Bianca Kuga oral history interview, part 1 of 3, September 11, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051026.