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Oliver Hayashi oral history interview, part 3 of 8, October 5, 2005
Mr. Hayashi describes attempting to enlist into the Army, where he was initially rejected. He went on to look for work in Utah, eventually landing job at the Utah Power and Light Company in Salt Lake City. After finding out about the Nisei military unit at Camp Shelby, Mr. Hayashi enlisted in the Army to join the outfit. Mr. Hayashi concludes by discussing his initial thoughts about Camp Shelby and describes his assignment in the platoon.
Hayashi, Oliver: narrator, Kunitomi, Darrell: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Oliver Hayashi oral history interview, part 3 of 8, October 5, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed November 28, 2022, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051810.