Patrick Hagiwara oral history interview, part 1 of 7, July 27, 2002

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Description

Hagiwara begins the interview talking about how his parents came from Nagano and Shiga in Japan and both settled down individually in Ketchikan, Alaska. He talks more about his family, such as his family learning how to cook and becoming a baker and his siblings. Growing up in Alaska, he would learn the value of education and would join the local basketball team. He also talks about his families whereabouts during the war years, his mother at Minidoka concentration camp, while he was training at Fort Sheridan.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:30:34

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0296_01_Hagiwara

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/296-Hagiwara-Patrick-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1919 Mar 07

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Index

Yes

Citation

Hagiwara, Patrick: narrator, Dojiri, Michelle: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Patrick Hagiwara oral history interview, part 1 of 7, July 27, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed October 4, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053036.