Sonsei Nakamura oral history interview, part 4 of 4, June 20, 2000

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Description

Nakamura talks about his children and grandchildren, including discussing his children's schooling and occupations. He then talks about how his efforts as part of the 100th Infantry Battalion have helped future generations of Japanese Americans, and provides some advice for them as well. Nakamura then discusses his parents' immigration from Japan to Hawaii, and describes their feelings regarding his and his brother's decision to join the Army. Lastly, Nakamura discusses how he learned about the experiences Japanese Americans faced when they were forcibly removed and incarcerated, and gives future generations of Japanese Americans a message regarding discrimination.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

00:09:32

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Date

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2000OH0131_04_Nakamura

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/131-Nakamura-Sonsei-4.m4v

Date of Birth

1915 Nov 19

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Nakamura, Sonsei: narrator, Fukushima, Karen: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Sonsei Nakamura oral history interview, part 4 of 4, June 20, 2000,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 28, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051046.