Fusae Yoshida oral history interview, part 1 of 3, July 5, 2008

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Description

Yoshida discusses her grandfather; and her experiences visiting Japan with her husband and daughter post-war which included visiting cemetaries and learning about her mother's family. She then talks about her mother; her relationships with her maternal grandparents; and discusses how her grandfather was taken by the FBI after the attack on Pearl Harbor. Next, Yoshida talks about her father's adoptive parents; her father's gardening hobby; discusses her childhood home; and talks about her siblings. Yoshida then talks about childhood chores; meals; her family's religion; discusses her great-uncle's funeral; talks about her participation in Junior YBA (Young Buddhist Association); her roller skating hobby; and celebrating holidays. Lastly, Yoshida discusses her father's participation in baseball tournaments; her favorite New Years food; childhood friendships; and her experiences attending high school while incarcerated.

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video/m4v

Extent

0:58:08

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Spatial Coverage

Identifier

2008OH0892_01_Yoshida

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/892-Yoshida-Fusae-1.m4v

Date of Birth

1927 Aug 26

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Index

Yes

Citation

Yoshida, Fusae: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Fusae Yoshida oral history interview, part 1 of 3, July 5, 2008,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 18, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1055998.