Masuo Tsuda oral history interview, part 1 of 5, May 1, 2005

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Description

Masuo Tsuda talks about his family coming from the Ehime prefecture in Japan, and settling in the Watsonville area of California, starting a farm. Masuo would grow up on that farm, learning how to farm while attending both english and Japanese language schools. He would grow up with mostly caucasian friends and would become close with them, his group of friends would even try come visit him while at the Salinas assembly center. Next, he talks about family values, recreational activities and his decision to join the Army.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:26:32

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0564_01_Tsuda

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/564-Tsuda-Masuo-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 Jun 21

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Tsuda, Masuo: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Masuo Tsuda oral history interview, part 1 of 5, May 1, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051391.