Moriso Teraoka
100th Infantry Battalion

Moriso Teraoka

Moriso Teraoka

Moriso Teraoka is born in 1924 in the plantation town of Wainaku on the island of Hawaii.

He is the fifth of nine children born to Shikazo and Miyo Teraoka, immigrants from Yamaguchi-ken, Japan.

His parents instill traditional Japanese values such as honor, integrity, honesty and respect in their children.