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Kazuo Yamane oral history interview, part 3 of 7, October 10, 2004
Mr. Yamane discusses his time at Waseda University, which included military training, before returning home to Hawaii. Mr. Yamane next describes the Selective Service draft and being drafted to the Army a short time before the attack on Pearl Harbor. Needing to report to Schofield Barracks, Mr. Yamane describes driving past Pearl Harbor on the day of the attack and describes the horrific details of the day and the trying times of the following few days. This portion concludes with Mr. Yamane describing what changed for Japanese-Americans serving in the military after the attack, as well as his placement into the National Guard.
Yamane, Kazuo: narrator , Wasserman, Steven: interviewer , and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kazuo Yamane oral history interview, part 3 of 7, October 10, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 24, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1056566.