George Koyama oral history interview, part 2 of 4, February 10, 2005

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Description

Koyama continues to talk about his experiences in Japanese language school. He describes what he did in his leisure time, including hunting. He continues to discuss his work on his family farm. He talks about his childhood education. He briefly describes being drafted. He lists his mentors. Koyama discusses the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the aftermath. He shares his experiences with discrimination. He talks about the forced removal of Japanese Americans. He describes his religious background. He discusses his college studies. He talks about his induction and Camp Blanding.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:03

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0527_02_Koyama

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/527-Koyama-George-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Jan 16

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Koyama, George: narrator, Miyamoto, Phil: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “George Koyama oral history interview, part 2 of 4, February 10, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 23, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051085.