Hisashi Kumagai oral history interview, part 1 of 4, June 27, 2005

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Description

Kumagai discusses his father's various jobs, and talks about his mother, siblings, religion, and speaking Japanese at home. He then talks about his experiences growing up during the depression, discusses the community he grew up in, and talks about playing on a Nisei baseball team. Lastly, Kumagai talks about working on a farm during childhood, attending school, his fishing hobby, attending dances, and getting a GED.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:27:54

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0582_01_Kumagai

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/582-Kumagai-Hisashi-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Oct 22

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kumagai, Hisashi: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Hisashi Kumagai oral history interview, part 1 of 4, June 27, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 23, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051496.