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Katsumi Hikido oral history interview, part 1 of 7, August 22, 2004
In this segment, Katsumi "Kats" Hikido gives an introduction before talking about his family background and history. He focuses on his parents, but also mentions his grandfather and siblings as well. He also describes his childhood spent growing up on a farm before recalling the different values and lessons he learned from Japanese language school. Hikido ends by speaking about his family's decision to convert to Christianity from Buddhism and specifically mentions that the Salvation Army in Berkeley was a big factor in his family's conversion.
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Hikido, Katsumi: narrator, Wasserman, Steven: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Katsumi Hikido oral history interview, part 1 of 7, August 22, 2004,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed March 22, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/658.