Maki Miyahara oral history interview, part 5 of 5, January 14, 2009

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Description

Miyahara discusses the executive order 9066 and the procedure for getting married to a woman from Japan. Next, he speaks about the intricacies of kendo, including the senseis that had big influence on him and the specific techniques needed to prevent injury. Miyahara would be inducted into the Black Belt Hall of Fame and have the rank of 8th degree black belt and hanshi. Next, he discusses the treatment of the Japanese American during the war and his loyalty to America during and after. Finally, he talks about the hopes he has for America in the future.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:33:16

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Identifier

2009OH0968_05_Miyahara

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/968-Miyahara-Maki-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 May 08

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Miyahara, Maki: narrator et al., “Maki Miyahara oral history interview, part 5 of 5, January 14, 2009,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed April 20, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1055535.