Fort Lincoln (Bismarck)

Department of Justice Internment Camp

Location: Bismarck, North Dakota

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The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 7 (February 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-56)
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Selected article titles: "Dept. of Justice: Status of Renunciants Defined by Rothestein" (pp. 1-2), "WRA Closes Quarters of Hoshi, Hokoku Seinen Dan" (pp. 1-2), "Excludees Now Able to Relocated East and South" (p. 2), and "Contact with Japan Through Red Cross" (p. 4).
Arthur Ogami Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-154-29)
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Hearing news of the end of the war; father did not believe that Japan had surrendered
Arthur Ogami Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-154-25)
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Transferred with brother to Bismarck, North Dakota, a Department of Justice camp
Hitoshi
vh Hitoshi "Hank" Naito Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-286-25)
Recalling Japanese Americans discussing wartime circumstances (audio-only)
Arthur Ogami Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-154-24)
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Given very little notice of impending transfer to Bismarck, North Dakota, a Department of Justice camp
Arthur Ogami Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-154-28)
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Passing the time in Bismarck internment camp: playing baseball, studying Japanese language
Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-274-24)
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Released from Bismarck and transferred to the Santa Anita assembly center, California

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Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-274-18)
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The train ride to Bismarck: rumors about being sent to death

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Arthur Ogami Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-154-26)
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Conditions in Bismarck internment camp: meeting people from other countries, swimming in a heated pool
Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-274-23)
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Interacting with German prisoners of war

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Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-274-19)
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First impressions of Bismarck

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Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-274-21)
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Sports and recreational activities at Bismarck

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Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-274-20)
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Receiving a hearing while in Bismarck

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Arthur Ogami Interview Segment 27 (ddr-densho-1000-154-27)
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Undergoing an interview prior to expatriation: questioned regarding possibly joining the Japanese Imperial Army
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