Hiroshi Terry Terakawa Interview Segment 1

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Origins of name: taking the name "Terry" in the military

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December 2, 2010

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Hiroshi Terry Terakawa

Hiroshi Terry Terakawa Interview

01:51:30 — 21 segments

December 2, 2010

San Jose, California

Nisei male. Born January 3, 1929, in Kyoto, Japan. Came to United States as a young child with parents. Moved frequently as a child due to father's role as a Buddhist minister, living in places like Walnut Grove and Marysville, California. During World War II, was living in Salt Lake City. Drafted into the army and served in Japan and Korea after World War II. Received U.S. citizenship while in the military.

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

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