Jun Fukushima oral history interview, part 3 of 7, February 23, 2002

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Description

Fukushima discusses his relationship with a sergeant; talks about Nisei soldiers who were transferred to I Company and sent to Chicago; and discusses his thoughts regarding Japan after Pearl Harbor. He then discusses his family's forced removal to Manzanar incarceration camp as well as his experiences when visiting Manzanar; and talks about his family having to leave belongings behind. Next, Fukushima talks about getting drafted; discusses participation in basic training for a medical regiment; and talks about his first impressions of Camp Savage after joining Military Intelligence Service (MIS). Lastly, Fukushima continues to talk about his experiences at MIS including discussing Hawaiian soldiers; the curriculum; and his thoughts about John Aiso.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:28:47

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0245_03_Fukushima

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/245-Fukushima-Jun-3.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 3 of 7, February 23, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 2, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1052518.