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Albert Turner oral history interview, part 1 of 6, October 23, 2005
Turner begins the interview talking about his father, who was born in Hilo and would work at the Waialua sugar plantation. He talks about the rest of his family and their background, before talking about what it was like to grow up in Hawaii. Growing up in Honolulu, he would play sports and attend Punahou School, which is a private school. There, he would prepare for college and learn honesty from teachers. After this, he talks about his religious background and friends that he was close with.
Oral History Item Type Metadata
Date of Birth
1926 Mar 18
Location of Birth
War or Conflict
Branch of Service
Entrance into Service
Turner, Albert: narrator, Nakaishi, Russell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Albert Turner oral history interview, part 1 of 6, October 23, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 24, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051739.