Jun Fukushima oral history interview, part 2 of 7, February 23, 2002

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Description

Fukushima discusses his experiences working on a farm; talks about his gymnastics hobby; discusses his childhood friendships; and talks about some of his childhood recreational activities such as his participation in Young Buddhist Association (YBA), rollerskating, and going to the movies. He then provides some thoughts regarding citizenship; alien land laws; and discrimination. Next, Fukushima discusses his family's religion; talks about his childhood experiences with discrimination; and discusses his post high school employment on a farm. Lastly, Fukushima discusses getting drafted and reporting to Fort Ord as part of a medical regiment; and discuses the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:16

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0245_02_Fukushima

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/245-Fukushima-Jun-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1918 Jun 29

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Fukushima, Jun: narrator, Miyamoto, Phil: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Jun Fukushima oral history interview, part 2 of 7, February 23, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052517.