Dan Uchimoto oral history interview, part 4 of 4, October 14, 2007


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Dan Uchimoto discusses the effects of war and the atomic bomb. He shares his opinion of having a military career for future generations. Dan feels going to college and educating yourself is the best thing you can do for yourself.

Dan is discharged in the fall of 1946. Post-war, Dan goes back to Berkeley to get his master's degree in food science for wine fermentation. He works many jobs before working at the State Department of Health Services as an industrial hygiene chemist until he retires (after twenty-plus years).

Dan is married and has a son. Dan talks about the loyal questionnaire and citizenship.





Oral History Item Type Metadata

Date of Birth

1921 Oct 09

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training


Uchimoto, Dan: narrator, Garvey, John: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Dan Uchimoto oral history interview, part 4 of 4, October 14, 2007,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 2, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1053489.