Munro Shintani oral history interview, part 1 of 3, May 21, 2006

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Description

Shintani begins the interview giving an in depth description of his family background. As his father passed away when he was only 1, most of his childhood was impacted by his mother and siblings. Moving from Seattle to Chicago, his mother worked at a restaurant, while he attended school. Next, he discusses the fun times in the snow he experienced, and the impactful people throughout his childhood. After graduating from high school, Shintani would enlist into the Army to join the 442nd.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:58:38

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2006OH0672_01_Shintani

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/672-Shintani-Munro-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 May 02

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Nickname

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Shintani, Munro: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Munro Shintani oral history interview, part 1 of 3, May 21, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 14, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052037.