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Don Seki oral history interview, part 1 of 6, May 8, 1999
Don Seki was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. During his childhood, he loved spending time outdoors, especially going fishing with his friends. He and his family lived in a sugar cane plantation camp, but, before the war,his parents moved back to Japan to raise a farm. The Pearl Harbor attack on December 7, 1941 changed his life -- he decided to volunteer for the U.S. Army to fight with the Japanese segregated unit. He also worked for the U.S. Engineering Department during the war.
Seki, Don: narrator, Yamazaki, David: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Don Seki oral history interview, part 1 of 6, May 8, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 8, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/334.