Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-358-25)
vh Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-358-25)
Coping with weather extremes in camp

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-358-24)
vh Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-358-24)
Finding work in camp

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-358-26)
vh Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-358-26)
Leaving camp and moving to Chicago

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Charles Olds Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-121-3)
vh Charles Olds Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-121-3)
Working as a relocation officer in Poston concentration camp, Arizona: "A very positive experience"

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Charles Olds Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-121-4)
vh Charles Olds Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-121-4)
Administering the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" to camp inmates

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Hatsuko Mary Higuchi Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-456-2)
vh Hatsuko Mary Higuchi Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-456-2)
Incarcerated in Poston as a child, hearing very little about it after the war
Sam Araki Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-402-7)
vh Sam Araki Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-402-7)
Childhood memories of camp: attending school, recreational activities

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Sam Araki Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-402-6)
vh Sam Araki Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-402-6)
First impressions of Poston

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Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1003-7-6)
vh Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1003-7-6)
Coping with living conditions in camp

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Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1003-7-7)
vh Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1003-7-7)
Father's work as a carpenter in camp

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Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1003-7-8)
vh Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1003-7-8)
Passing time in camp

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Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1003-7-9)
vh Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1003-7-9)
Memories of Poston: holidays, ordering goods

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Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1003-7-5)
vh Takenori Yamamoto Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1003-7-5)
Memories of the train ride to camp

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