During World War II

Japan (58)
During World War II (64)

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George Kikuta Interview Segment 5 (ddr-manz-1-40-5)
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Growing up in Japan during wartime: "we were always hungry back then"
Henry Ueno Interview Segment 4 (ddr-one-7-18-4)
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Working in a factory to support Japan's war effort

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Muriel Chiyo Tanaka Onishi Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-243-12)
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Being conscripted to work for the Japanese military to translate radio broadcasts
Tom Akashi Interview Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-164-42)
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Arrival in Japan: confronted with poverty and despair: "it was a dismal, dismal situation"
Tom Akashi Interview Segment 43 (ddr-densho-1000-164-43)
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Initial experiences in Japan: freezing cold, living on army surplus rations
Henry Ueno Interview Segment 5 (ddr-one-7-18-5)
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Reflecting on hardships experienced during the war: "it made me strong"

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Michiko Kornhauser Interview Segment 4 (ddr-one-7-25-4)
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Running with siblings to safety during fire bombings

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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 5 (July 30, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-30)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 5 (July 30, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-30)
Selected article titles: "Noguchi Hearing Begins; County Witnesses Attack Coroner's Dept." (pp. 1, 10), "Japan 'Revises' WW2 History" (pp. 1, 10), "Chiraoscuro: JACL and U.S.-Japan Relations" (pp. 4-5), and "Tokyo Radio Fan Remembers WW2 Propaganda from KGEI" (p. 12).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 17 (October 22, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-42)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 17 (October 22, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-42)
Selected article titles: "Goldberg Says Writ of Coram Nobis Would Be 'Fruitless'" (pp. 1, 4), "Korean Students in S.F. Stage Protest Over Japan Textbooks" (p. 1), "Guest's Column: NCJAR Leader Reviews JACL Story" (p. 7), and "Nat'l Bd. Decides on Redress Budget, Aging & Retirement" (pp. 8-9, 12).
Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-325-10)
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Living in Japan as a teenager when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor: "I was just caught in the situation"

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Marion Tsutakawa Kanemoto Interview Segment 37 (ddr-densho-1000-148-37)
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Participating in military drills in school in Japan; hearing anti-American propaganda from a teacher
Rose Ito Tsunekawa Interview Segment 17 (ddr-jamsj-2-13-17)
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Hearing Japanese propaganda about Americans: "I was probably brainwashed too"
Izumi Hirano Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-317-6)
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Working with fellow students to help the war effort

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Izumi Hirano Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-317-5)
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Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor as an American in Japan

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Shig Imai Interview Segment 6 (ddr-one-7-49-6)
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Returning from Japan and readjusting to life in the U.S.

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Henry Ueno Interview Segment 6 (ddr-one-7-18-6)
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Surviving bombings and air raids

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Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-325-9)
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A typical day at school in Japan

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Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-325-8)
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Adjusting to school in Japan

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Japanese forces signing the surrender treaty (ddr-densho-299-97)
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Caption: "General Douglas MacArthur puts his signature on the document."
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