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Interview with Francis Sing

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Title: Interview with Francis Sing
Interviewer: Yamada, Holly
Interviewee: Sing, Francis
Keywords: Military
World War II
Issue Date: 1998
Series/Report no.: Reflections of Palama Settlement
Description: An multi-sport athlete talks about his family background, including the bowling feats of his father; barefoot football, boxing, basketball, swimming, and carpentry at Palama Settlement; work in the ammunition depot during World War II, including the handling of grenades; and pipefitting and other work at Pearl Harbor and Barber's Point, where he played in the basketball leagues.
pineapple cannery tray boy, weapons assembler, pipe fitter; Chinese-Hawaiian-Portuguese-English; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State, Federal, Private
Pages/Duration: 1 hr, 21 min
22 pages
Geographic Coverage: Honolulu, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Reflections of Palama Settlement

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