Military Intelligence Service
Varsity Victory Volunteers
Dismissed HTG and others form the Varsity Victory Volunteers (VVV) in February 1942.The civilian unit is attached to the 34th Engineers Regiment on Oahu.
Detained at Sand Island, Rev. Kodo Fujitani is later held in a Department of Justice Camp. Angry and having "lost feeling . . . for America," Yoshiaki quits the VVV.
In his father's absence, Yoshiaki works at the American Optical Company to support the family.
He also volunteers for civil defense.