Theodore Yamate oral history interview, part 1 of 5, March 18, 2005

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Description

Yamate discusses his father including talking about his employment as a carpenter on a plantation on Kauai, and as the owner of a general store. He then talks about his own business which was a fishing and gardening store he opened post-war; and discusses his mother, siblings, and attending elementary school. Next, Yamate discusses his childhood home; community; chores; and his experiences going fishing with his father. Lastly, Yamate discusses attending high school; his childhood friendships; playing sports; and his experiences attending the University of Hawaii.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:27:19

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0545_01_Yamate

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/545-Yamate-Ted-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Jan 12

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yamate, Theodore: narrator et al., “Theodore Yamate oral history interview, part 1 of 5, March 18, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051276.