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Kim Ida Surh oral history interview, part 5 of 8, October 26, 2003
Surh begins by describing her friend Nish, a Japanese American. She recalls going to Jerome in Arkansas to visit Nish and her family while they were imprisoned in camp. She also describes the poor conditions that Nish and her family lived in while at Jerome. Afterwards, Surh describes her experiences while traveling with Young Kim while he was serving in the military. She elaborates by talking about the areas where they lived and what she did for work while Young Kim was away. Lastly, she speaks about her decision to volunteer as an army nurse and serving in England.
Surh, Kim Ida: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Kim Ida Surh oral history interview, part 5 of 8, October 26, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed September 23, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/546.