Yukio Hibino oral history interview, part 3 of 6, February 24, 2001

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Description

Hibino describes his experiences while living at the Tanforan Temporary Detention Center. He talks about the journey to Topaz Concentration Camp. He shares his first impressions of Topaz. He discusses the living conditions in Topaz. He lists the employment opportunities at Topaz. He describes what he did during his leisure time while at Topaz. He explains how a work sponsorship freed him from Topaz. He talks about enlisting. He shares his knowledge of Japanese Americans in the military. He discusses his feelings about his induction amid the discrimination against Japanese Americans. He describes his basic training. He explains how he was assigned to an artillery unit.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:29:16

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Identifier

2001OH0153_03_Hibino

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/153-Hibino-Yuke-3.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Dec 05

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

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Entrance into Service

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Location of Basic Training

Citation

Hibino, Yukio: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Yukio Hibino oral history interview, part 3 of 6, February 24, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed April 12, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051310.