Roy Tsuya oral history interview, part 2 of 6, September 27, 2005

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Description

Tsuya continues to talk about his involvement in a Buddhist church. He talks about working in a restaurant. He explains his interest in cooking. He describes his journey to Honolulu, Hawaii. He discusses his work on a planation as a chef. He talks about the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the aftermath. He describes his father's accident at work. Tsuya discusses his father's job as a irrigation foreman. He talks about his travels to Japan. He explains how he said goodbye to his family. He describes enlisting. He discusses his time at Schofield Barracks. He talks about his friend's injuries. He explains his struggles with Post-traumatic stress disorder.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:22

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0609_02_Tsuya

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/609-Tsuya-Roy-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1922 Jan 05

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Tsuya, Roy: narrator, Nakaishi, Russell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Roy Tsuya oral history interview, part 2 of 6, September 27, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051661.