Vietnamese Community Oral History Project: Interview with Hung Duc Phung
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Hung Duc Phung was born in Central Vietnam but moved around because of his father's occupation as a ranger. He escaped Vietnam at the age of 19 and lived in the Philippines and Hong Kong until moving to Minnesota. Hung has a master's degree in education and works as a guidance counselor. He lives in Bloomington, Minnesota with his wife and two daughters. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Name change; childhood; moving; war; education and propaganda; escaping Vietnam; religion; family; Vietnamese mothers; working as a advocate for refugees and students; Vietnamese Cultural and Science Association.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
39 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:22:36 running time
Creation Interviewer: Phan, Brother Simon-Hõa O.S.B.
Interviewee: Phung, Hung Duc
Made in Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Vietnamese Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 10/22/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 125
Accession Number AV2011.15.4
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Vietnamese Community Oral History Project'

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