Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-341-12)
vh Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-341-12)
Attending school in camp

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Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-341-13)
vh Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-341-13)
Leaving camp and moving to Illinois

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Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-341-10)
vh Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-341-10)
Playing in a dance band in camp

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Frances Midori Tashiro Kaji Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-258-16)
vh Frances Midori Tashiro Kaji Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-258-16)
Memories of Poston: "it's just the middle of nowhere"

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Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-394-22)
vh Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-394-22)
Communicating with father in camp

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Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-394-19)
vh Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-394-19)
Finding ways to pass the time in camp

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Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-403-20)
vh Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-403-20)
Being drafted into the military after leaving camp

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Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-403-19)
vh Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-403-19)
Recreational activities in camp: attending dances

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Rudy Tokiwa Interview II Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-92-18)
vh Rudy Tokiwa Interview II Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-92-18)
Recruited to become a mess hall cook at fourteen years old in Poston concentration camp

This interview was conducted at the 1998 Americans of Japanese Ancestry Veterans National Convention, held in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-394-24)
vh Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-394-24)
Signing "no-no" on the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" along with family

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Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-394-21)
vh Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-394-21)
Participating in camp dances

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Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-403-16)
vh Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-403-16)
First arriving in Poston

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Rudy Tokiwa Interview II Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-92-20)
vh Rudy Tokiwa Interview II Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-92-20)
Working as a warehouse foreman, accused of selling goods on the black-market

This interview was conducted at the 1998 Americans of Japanese Ancestry Veterans National Convention, held in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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