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Tsuneo "Cappy" Harada oral history interview, part 2 of 7, February 5, 2005
In this segment, Tsuneo "Cappy" Harada describes much of his life prior to the war. He first describes his awareness of the tensions between countries that eventually boiled over into total war. Next, Harada recalls his family moving to Japan prior to the war and his feelings about them being in Japan throughout the war. He then recalls his memories of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the actions he took afterwards, including hitchhiking 35 miles to an Army recruiter. Harada then talks about being recruited for the Military Intelligence Service (MIS) and his experiences traveling to the Pacific Theater and working as an interrogator.
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Harada, Tsuneo: narrator, Hawkins, Richard: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Tsuneo "Cappy" Harada oral history interview, part 2 of 7, February 5, 2005,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed May 29, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/715.