Members of the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS) arranged for and conducted this interview in conjunction with Densho.
This interview was conducted at the 1998 Americans of Japanese Ancestry Veterans National Convention, held in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Mrs. Kurose was undergoing treatment for cancer and required frequent breaks and medication to help her with pain management.
This interview was conducted over two days at the Sakaharas' home.
This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.