Daniel K. Inouye Congressional

Interview with Alfreida Fujita

Interview with Alfreida Fujita, whose husband, Harold Kenichi Fujita, served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team with Senator Inouye. The interview was recorded in Kona, Hawaiʻi Island on May 19, 2015 for the Daniel K. Inouye Oral History Project. Topics include Mrs. Fujita's life in Kona, the Kimura Lauhala shop, becoming familiar with Senator Inouye and the other members of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, how Senator Inouye would get in touch with the underdogs and the less-fortunate, Senator Inouye's ability to remember everyone he met, and the situation for Japanese-Americans during WWII.

Languages: English


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