Enro Okada oral history interview, part 5 of 6, September 27, 2005

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Description

Enro Okada discusses being on the hospital ship and learning that the European war ends. In California, Okada receives treatment at the VA hospital. Okada receives the Purple Heart . He gets married in July 1945 after being discharge from the hospital. They have children and Okada opens a bakery post-war. He also recalls his pro-wrestling days and going on television.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:38

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2005OH0610_05_Okada

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/610-Okada-Enro-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 May 20

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Okada, Enro: narrator, Garvey, John: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Enro Okada oral history interview, part 5 of 6, September 27, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 24, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051670.