William Omoto oral history interview, part 1 of 5, October 23, 2002

Files

Dublin Core

Description

Omoto discusses his childhood including talking about moving, his fishing hobby, childhood home, and friendships. He then talks about land ownership laws and race discrimination in regards to Japanese Americans prior to World War Two; talks about his parents; discusses his grandmother; and talks about his relationship with his brothers. Lastly, Omoto talks about his experiences with discrimination; playing sports; family religion; and attending Japanese language school.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:29:06

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2002OH0315_01_Omoto

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/315-Omoto-William-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1925 Dec 15

Location of Birth

Incarceration Facilities

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Omoto, William: narrator, Yoneshige, David: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “William Omoto oral history interview, part 1 of 5, October 23, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 19, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053283.