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Harry Fukuhara oral history interview, part 5 of 10, June 2, 2001
Harry Fukuhara discusses his recruitment into the Military Intelligence Service, and the difficulty most Nisei and Kibei had with the decision to volunteer for military service while being interned. He talks about being sent to Minnesota (Fort Snelling and Camp Savage) for Military Intelligence Service Language School. He was among six other Military Intelligence Service linguists to be sent overseas to the Pacific Theater.
Oral History Item Type Metadata
Date of Birth
1920 Jan 01
Location of Birth
War or Conflict
Branch of Service
Entrance into Service
Fukuhara, Harry: narrator, Kawata, Ian: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Harry Fukuhara oral history interview, part 5 of 10, June 2, 2001,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed September 23, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/584.