National French Contest Uses Testimony from Visual History Archive
From the Visual History Archive
Don Shimazu Remembers the Attack on Pearl Harbor
Impact in Profile
Meet Jakub Mlynar
Secondary school students across France are hard at work on their entries for the 2013-2014 National Contest on Resistance and Deportation – and many of them are drawing inspiration from USC Shoah Foundation’s Visual History Archive.
(Pictured: French students watch testimony from the Visual History Archive)LEARN MORE...
United States army veteran, Don Shimazu remembers the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor December 7 1941. He was a part of the ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) at the University of Hawaii and remembers being put on duty right away. A Hawaiian native, he also reflects on the tension the attack created in his family, since his parents were Japanese citizens (Pictured the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Shaw explodes during the attack)MORE CLIPS...
Jakub Mlynar works with USC Shoah Foundation across the world from the majority of its staff, but his enthusiasm can be felt all the way from the Czech Republic.
(Pictured: Clementinum historical complex, Prague)LEARN MORE...