Kajiko Hashisaki Interview Segment 7

Parents' immigration to the United States (ddr-densho-1000-201-1) - 00:03:52
Description of siblings, childhood neighborhood (ddr-densho-1000-201-2) - 00:03:35
Parents' work, activities (ddr-densho-1000-201-3) - 00:03:16
Living in Japan for three months as a child (ddr-densho-1000-201-4) - 00:05:31
Attending private grade school, public high school (ddr-densho-1000-201-5) - 00:03:28
Memories of the bombing of Pearl Harbor: "it was kind of hard to believe" (ddr-densho-1000-201-6) - 00:04:18
Receiving an evacuation tip from a soldier; memories of Jimmy Sakamoto (ddr-densho-1000-201-7) - 00:04:09
Moving to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington (ddr-densho-1000-201-8) - 00:05:00
Having a special ceremony in camp for Seattle Japanese American high school graduates (ddr-densho-1000-201-9) - 00:07:24
Receiving a visitor in camp; tight security (ddr-densho-1000-201-10) - 00:03:00
Coping with mother's medical condition in camp (ddr-densho-1000-201-11) - 00:05:20
Allowed to bring family's personal washing machine to camp (ddr-densho-1000-201-12) - 00:05:27
Happy memories of camp dances (ddr-densho-1000-201-13) - 00:04:15
Leaving camp to attend school in Minnesota (ddr-densho-1000-201-14) - 00:03:52
Receiving news that brother is killed in action in Europe (ddr-densho-1000-201-15) - 00:06:43
Returning to camp to help family cope with brother's death (ddr-densho-1000-201-16) - 00:03:50
Memories of brother killed in action while serving in the army (ddr-densho-1000-201-17) - 00:06:25
Effect of brother's death on family members (ddr-densho-1000-201-18) - 00:04:24
Family receives an opportunity to return to Seattle early (ddr-densho-1000-201-19) - 00:04:08
Meeting future husband (ddr-densho-1000-201-20) - 00:04:03
Husband's experience growing up in Montana (ddr-densho-1000-201-21) - 00:05:09
An incident at Military Intelligence Service language school in which husband mispronounces own name (ddr-densho-1000-201-22) - 00:02:11
Husband's early experiences: deciding to live as a hobo (ddr-densho-1000-201-23) - 00:05:06
A coincidental sighting of future husband years before actually meeting him (ddr-densho-1000-201-24) - 00:05:38
Husband's move from Officers Candidate School to the Military Intelligence Service (ddr-densho-1000-201-25) - 00:04:48
Deciding to get married, moving to Seattle (ddr-densho-1000-201-26) - 00:03:16
Living in Japan immediately after World War II ended (ddr-densho-1000-201-27) - 00:04:05
Dealing with prejudice in Japan (ddr-densho-1000-201-28) - 00:06:35
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Receiving an evacuation tip from a soldier; memories of Jimmy Sakamoto

00:04:09 — Segment 7 of 28

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March 26, 2007

Densho Visual History Collection


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Kajiko Hashisaki

Kajiko Hashisaki Interview

02:08:48 — 28 segments

March 26, 2007

Seattle, Washington

Nisei female. Born and raised in Seattle, Washington. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, was removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Left Minidoka in 1943 to attend school in St. Paul, Minnesota. Married in 1945, and lived in Japan for sixteen months before returning to the United States and raising a family.

Brian Hashisaki, interviewer; Tom Ikeda, interviewer; Tom Ikeda, videographer


Courtesy of Densho