Kayo Hayakawa oral history interview, part 1 of 5, September 18, 2005

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Hayakawa discusses his childhood and recalls his parents' boarding house and renters who boarded there; his neighborhood community in Utah; friendships; and experiences with discrimination. He then continues to talk about his childhood and discusses discpline; speaking Japanese at home; recreational activities; playing baseball in high school and on a Japanese American team; attending school; and chores at the boarding house. Lastly, Hayakawa talks about his employment at a coal mine; discusses his car; talks about the attack on Pearl Harbor; and discusses his father's experiences living in Japan and Manchuria prior to the war.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:22

Language

Identifier

2005OH0603_01_Hayakawa

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/603-Hayakawa-Kayo-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Feb 14

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Hayakawa, Kayo: narrator, Inouye, Jason: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kayo Hayakawa oral history interview, part 1 of 5, September 18, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051628.