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Peter Nakahara oral history interview, part 1 of 4, March 23, 2002
Peter Nakahara talks about his childhood growing up in San Pedro, California, to two Issei parents. He discusses the Japanese values imparted to him through school and family, his relationship to his parents, and his life before Pearl Harbor. This segment also covers his attempts to enlist in the US military, a brief overview of his military assignment, and being mistaken as a Japanese soldier.
Nakahara Peter: narrator, Horsting, Robert: interviewer, and Go for Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Peter Nakahara oral history interview, part 1 of 4, March 23, 2002,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed June 4, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/53.