George Kiyoichi Sano oral history interview, part 2 of 2, December 5, 2006

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Description

Sano discusses his experiences during his military service in Japan including visiting relatives, traveling to Hiroshima, and his interactions with Japanese civilians. He then talks about getting discharged and returning home to Maui; his post-military work as a carpenter; his brief move to Chicago; and his employment as a teacher. Next, Sano talks about his wife; discusses his children and their education; talks about his duties as an instructor at a technical school; and discusses his work and hobbies after retiring from teaching. Lastly, Sano provides a message to future generations; discusses his grandchildren; talks about his Army serial number and rank; discusses his Army friendships; and talks about his uncle who was in the Japanese military.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:42:19

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2006OH0741_02_Sano

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/741-Sano-George-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1923 Oct 18

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Sano, George Kiyoichi: narrator, Oka, L.: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center, “George Kiyoichi Sano oral history interview, part 2 of 2, December 5, 2006,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed July 16, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052270.