Robert Hinazumi oral history interview, part 2 of 2, October 8, 2010

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Description

Hinazumi describes his interactions with Japanese civilians that worked for the military. He talks about visiting a Leper colony. He discusses meeting a Japanese governor. He explains how he communicated with his girlfriend while overseas. He describes Japanese civilians. He talks about the black markets. He explains how Nisei linguist did not take advantage of Japanese civilians. He discusses his visit with relatives. He describes the occupation of Japan. He also describes his travel through Japan. He talks about the Caucasian soldiers in Japan. Hinazumi discusses his social activities. He shares other stories from the military occupation. He describes duck hunting in Japan. He continues to talk about his work for the military government. He discusses his employment after being discharged. He reflects on military occupied Japan. He describes the increased recognition of Nisei soldiers. He briefly talks about his siblings. He shares his hopes for his grandchildren and America. He discusses his interactions with civilians.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:50:23

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Identifier

2010OH1014_02_Hinazumi

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Date of Birth

1926 Feb 20

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Campaigns/Battles

Index

Yes

Citation

Hinazumi, Robert: narrator et al., “Robert Hinazumi oral history interview, part 2 of 2, October 8, 2010,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 21, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1055781.