Harry Fukuhara oral history interview, part 5 of 10, June 2, 2001

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Description

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.

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Video/m4v

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00:26:28

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Spatial Coverage

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2001OH0182_05_Fukuhara

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URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/182-Fukuhara-Harry-5.m4v

Date of Birth

1920 Jan 01

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Citation

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 July 15, 2024, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/584.