Iwao Peter Sano Interview Segment 1

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November 30, 2010

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Iwao Peter Sano

Iwao Peter Sano Interview

02:45:06 — 20 segments

November 30, 2010

San Jose, California

Nisei male. Born June 9, 1924, in Brawley, California. Grew up in Brawley until the age of eleven, when family decided to send him to Japan to be adopted by an uncle and aunt. Attended school in Japan and was conscripted into the Japanese military. After Japan surrendered, was captured as a prisoner of war and held in Siberia for three years. Eventually returned to the United States.

Tom Ikeda, interviewer; Steve Fugita, interviewer; Dana Hoshide, videographer

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