Henry Yoshitake oral history interview, part 2 of 7, April 30, 2001

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Yoshitake talks about his family's forced removal and having to leave belongings behind. He then talks about his experiences going to Santa Anita temporary detention facility and the living conditions there; discusses Executive Order 9066; and talks about the train ride from Santa Anita to Rohwer Concentration Camp. Next, Yoshitake discusses the loyalty questionnaire and his enemy alien classification; and talks about leaving Rohwer to attend school in Cleveland. Yoshitake also talks about his life in Ohio including discussing experiences with discrimination, going to the movies, and corresponding with his mother. Lastly, Yoshitake describes the living conditions at Rohwer, as well as the types of jobs available there.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:26:15

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2001OH0175_02_Yoshitake

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/175-Yoshitake-Hank-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Mar 27

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Yoshitake, Henry: narrator, Inouye, Jason: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Henry Yoshitake oral history interview, part 2 of 7, April 30, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 28, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1051947.