Hisaji Q. Sakai Segment 12

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Setting up a radiology practice in the East Bay

0:14:17 — Segment 12 of 14

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April 12, 2019

Densho Visual History Collection


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Hisaji Q. Sakai

Hisaji Q. Sakai Interview

2:23:25 — 14 segments


Walnut Creek, California

Nisei male. Born February 28, 1925, in San Francisco, California. Grew up in San Francisco, where parents had a grocery store business. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, moved to Iowa to attend college and avoid the mass incarceration. Attended college in Nebraska and Michigan. Drafted into the Military Intelligence Service and served in Japan during the U.S. occupation. Returned to the San Francisco area and established a career as a radiologist.

Patricia Wakida, interviewer; Kealani Kitaura, videographer


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