George Toyoichi Ige Kaneshiro oral history interview, part 2 of 4, September 13, 2006

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Description

Kaneshiro continues his discussion on the start of the war, including various reactions from family and Executive Order 9066. After preparing for the relocation camps, they were first taken to Santa Anita race track where they would stay for a couple of months, living in the dirty horse stables. Next, Kaneshiro explains Rohwer Concentration Camp and the hardships they faced once there. He speaks passionately about the unfairness of the loyalty questionnaire, his friends in the Army and the living conditions throughout the camp. Finally, he touches on the end of the war.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:57:23

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2006OH0721_02_Kaneshiro

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/721-Kaneshiro-George-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1916 Mar 29

Location of Birth

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Kaneshiro, George Toyoichi Ige: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “George Toyoichi Ige Kaneshiro oral history interview, part 2 of 4, September 13, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 19, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051111.