0:00 - Introduction and discussing his parents

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: family; fish peddler; Japan; Kauai; Kumamoto; Waimea

Subjects:

2:27 - Growing up in Kauai and living on a plantation

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: beach; job; plantation; siblings; sugar cane; Waimea

Subjects:

4:22 - Growing up in Kauai II- recalling memories with friends

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: firecrackers; holidays; neighbors; singer; Waimea

Subjects:

6:51 - Discussing attending Japanese school and speaking pidgin Japanese

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: education; English school; Japanese; pidgin

Subjects:

8:11 - Values learned from parents regarding honesty and discussing brothers and sisters

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: Army; family; Honolulu; Kauai; plantation; veterans; Waimea

Subjects:

11:15 - Life after high school- working at the plantation, traveling to Honolulu and getting job at Pearl Harbor

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: employment; Honolulu; Kauai; Waimea

Subjects:

12:31 - Life in high school and discussing Future Farmers of America (FFA) membership

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: animals; education; farming; jokes; pranks; Waimea

Subjects:

15:00 - Discussing race and self-identification growing up

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: American; discrimination; Hawaiian; Japanese; nationality

Subjects:

16:29 - Day of attack on Pearl Harbor and immediate aftermath

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: airplanes; enemy; machine gun; rifle; Schofield Barracks; smoke; Waikiki; war

Subjects:

20:35 - Aftermath of Pearl Harbor and being placed on guard duty

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: Burns Field; Hanapepe; Japan; KÄ«lauea; rifle; Schofield Barracks; soldiers; trenches

Subjects:

24:11 - Guarding Kauai and transferring to Honolulu

Play segmentSegment link

Partial Transcript:

Segment Synopsis:

Keywords: enemy alien; Hanalei; Hawaii; Japan; Kilauea; Schofield Barracks; secrecy

Subjects:

Search This Index
SearchClear