Military Intelligence Service
Youth in Pauwela
Pauwela is a pineapple growing and processing community.
Rev. Kodo Fujitani is the minister at Pauwela Hongwanji where weddings, memorial services, Young Buddhist Association activities, Japanese-language school classes, and O-Bon, are held.
Yoshiaki grows up in the temple grounds and surrounding neighborhood.
At home and at Haiku School, he is exposed to cultures of the East and the West.