2017.041.004 The Family Journey of the SyCip Family

Washington SyCip recounts his experience enlisting in the US military during World War II. He goes on to talk about incarceration of his father during the Japanese occupation and how he helped his father rebuild after the war. He goes on to talk about how he began to establish his own accounting firm and finally discusses his home life in the US and Manilla. His son George also chimes in to discuss incidents of discrimination growing up and in the business world.

0:00 - Coming to America, going to school at Columbia, Japanese invasion of China, Father’s imprisonment and visiting the prison during current times. 赴美,就读哥伦比亚的学校,日军侵华,父亲遭监禁并于当时入监探视

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10:17 - His decision to join the war effort (US) against the Japanese, military service, studying Japanese in Colorado, being sent to Calcutta as a codebreaker, military activity in Calcutta. 决定参战(美军)对抗日军,兵役,于科罗拉多州学习日文,遭派遣加尔各答担任解碼者,于加尔各答服役

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21:11 - His family in the Philippines while he was serving, recollections from the day the war ended, heading back to NY after the war, visiting his family in Manila after the war. 服役期间家人在菲律宾,战争结束的记忆,战后返回纽约,战后赴马尼拉省亲

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31:43 - David Rockefeller’s relationship with his father, joining the FF Fraternity in university, memories of visiting Harlem with his classmates, rebuilding his father’s firm in Manilla, deciding to start his own accounting firm. 戴维•洛克菲勒与父亲的关系,大学时加入兰集兄弟会,与同学走访哈林的回忆,在马尼拉重建父亲的公司,决定创立自己的会计公司

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40:09 - Jaycee’s Junior Chamber of Commerce, growing his accounting firm, maintaining international connections, Bank of New York, purposes for returning to the US after resettling in Manilla. 美国青年商会,他会计公司的成长,保持国际联系,纽约银行,在马尼拉重整后重返美国的目的

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50:58 - Meeting his wife, raising his children in the US and their education, George (son) recounts his memories from childhood meals, languages spoken at home. 邂逅妻子,在美扶养小孩及他们的教育,George(儿子)回忆儿时吃饭的记忆,在家使用的语言

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63:01 - Marriage expectations (George), recollections of his father’s work life as a child, incidents of discrimination. 对婚姻的期待(George),回忆儿时父亲的工作生活,受歧视的事件

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77:03 - Full name and how he got his English name, Personal information (birthplaces of parents), siblings, language spoken at home, his accounting firm, two most influential people (Father and David Rockefeller), proudest achievement in his career, lesson for the younger generation. 全名与他如何取得英文名,个人信息(双亲出生地),兄弟姐妹,于家中使用的语言,他的会计公司,两位具影响力的人(父亲与戴维•洛克菲勒),事业生涯中最引以为傲的成就,给年轻世代的教诲

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