Interview with Raul Cardona on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 2
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Cardona describes how the United States' foreign policy affected the socioeconomic situation in Puerto Rico during the 1940s. He discusses about the voluntary enrollment of Puerto Ricans in the US Army and he recalls how the media covered the Pearl Harbor bombings in 1941.
June 9, 2015, Recording date
Location of interview
Socioeconomic status, WWII
Related PlacesChicago, IL
(interview location), Pearl Harbor
(is referenced), Puerto Rico
1941, Date mentioned
1932, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Raul Cardona on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 2: RCar.2015.06.09.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Aug 2020.
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