Maynard Horiuchi Interview Segment 1

Lineage traced back to the Mayflower (ddr-densho-1000-229-1) - 00:03:28
Family background through the Civil War (ddr-densho-1000-229-2) - 00:03:54
Father's decision to join the Navy (ddr-densho-1000-229-3) - 00:05:10
Father's role in the submarine service (ddr-densho-1000-229-4) - 00:02:53
An incident on a submarine in which father acted to save lives (ddr-densho-1000-229-5) - 00:03:53
Parents' marriage (ddr-densho-1000-229-6) - 00:04:32
Moving frequently as a child: "It was just the way of life" (ddr-densho-1000-229-7) - 00:03:51
Childhood memories of living in Hawaii (ddr-densho-1000-229-8) - 00:03:58
An ill-fated trip cross-country by car (ddr-densho-1000-229-9) - 00:03:31
Living in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (ddr-densho-1000-229-10) - 00:05:15
Coping with a "solitary life" as a child (ddr-densho-1000-229-11) - 00:04:35
Mother's acquaintance with Jack London (ddr-densho-1000-229-12) - 00:02:58
Moving to Sonoma, California (ddr-densho-1000-229-13) - 00:05:05
Fearing father was lost during the bombing of Pearl Harbor (ddr-densho-1000-229-14) - 00:03:39
Father's role in Washington, D.C. during World War II (ddr-densho-1000-229-15) - 00:03:42
Father's skill as a strategic war planner (ddr-densho-1000-229-16) - 00:04:08
Father's war planning position in Washington, D.C. (ddr-densho-1000-229-17) - 00:03:36
Moving to China with family: impressions of Shanghai (ddr-densho-1000-229-18) - 00:06:09
Experiences in China, learning about the culture (ddr-densho-1000-229-19) - 00:06:10
Meeting Chiang Kai-shek (ddr-densho-1000-229-20) - 00:11:02
Living and working in Washington, D.C. (ddr-densho-1000-229-21) - 00:05:28
Moving to Japan for the first time, feeling "immediately at home" (ddr-densho-1000-229-22) - 00:07:18
Traveling in Europe (ddr-densho-1000-229-23) - 00:06:37
Gaining more experience as an editor (ddr-densho-1000-229-24) - 00:02:22
First meeting future husband (ddr-densho-1000-229-25) - 00:07:09
Addressing the issues surrounding interracial marriage (ddr-densho-1000-229-26) - 00:06:09
Meeting fiance's family, getting married (ddr-densho-1000-229-27) - 00:03:30
Leaving Japan and returning to the U.S. (ddr-densho-1000-229-28) - 00:02:01
Having a child and buying a home (ddr-densho-1000-229-29) - 00:07:27
Living in the Philippines (ddr-densho-1000-229-30) - 00:03:28
Raising son in Maryland (ddr-densho-1000-229-31) - 00:08:11
Fond memories of living in Japan (ddr-densho-1000-229-32) - 00:06:37
Building Sonoma home in a Japanese style (ddr-densho-1000-229-33) - 00:04:59
Reflections: influence of music and singing (ddr-densho-1000-229-34) - 00:07:01
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Lineage traced back to the Mayflower

00:03:28 — Segment 1 of 34

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November 20-21, 2008

Densho Visual History Collection


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Maynard Horiuchi

Maynard Horiuchi Interview

02:49:46 — 34 segments

November 20-21, 2008

Sonoma, California

Female. Born August 8, 1925, in Vallejo, California. Due to father's career as a prominent Navy admiral, moved frequently while growing up, living in Hawaii, Cuba, California, China and Japan. Worked as an editor for the military in Washington, D.C., and Japan. While in Japan, met future husband, Lucius Horiuchi. Presently lives in Sonoma, California.

Tom Ikeda, interviewer; Dana Hoshide, videographer


Courtesy of Densho