Raymond Jiro Takisaki oral history interview, part 2 of 4, September 26, 2006

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Description

Takisaki talks about separating from his girlfriend. He explains how he met his first wife. He describes his marriage with his first wife. He talks about his children and grandchildren from his first marriage. He briefly discusses his dry cleaning business. Takisaki talks about his induction. He talks about how he met his third wife Louise Kashino. Louise Kashino joins the interview and Raymond Jiro Takisaki leaves the interview. Louise Kashino explains how her father and mother immigrated to the United States. She describes the Japanese cultural concept of the second son. She talks about her fathers siblings. She discusses the prominent members of her family. She describes parent's personalities. She shares her aspirations after high school. She also shares additional memories of her parents She discusses her own siblings. Kashino talks about her father's early produce business. She discusses her friendships. She briefly talks about her primary school. She describes her religious upbringing. She discusses her family' s grocery store. She describes the demographics of her neighborhood in Seattle, Washington. She talks about the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the aftermath.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:58:02

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Identifier

2006OH0728A_02_Takisaki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/728A-Takisaki-Jiro-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1924 Mar 09

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Takisaki, Jiro: narrator et al., “Raymond Jiro Takisaki oral history interview, part 2 of 4, September 26, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051555.