Gila River

Concentration Camp

Location: Rivers, Arizona

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Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1010-7-19)
vh Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1010-7-19)
The impact of camp on the Issei generation

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Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1010-7-17)
vh Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1010-7-17)
Memories of Gila River: working in the furniture warehouse

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Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1010-7-18)
vh Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1010-7-18)
Playing cards and gambling for fun

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Bob Berry Interview Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1011-3-1)
vh Bob Berry Interview Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1011-3-1)
Visiting Japanese American friends at the Gila River concentration camp

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George Murakami Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1014-16-7)
vh George Murakami Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1014-16-7)
Reuniting with father in camp

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Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 92 (August 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-133)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 92 (August 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-133)
Selected article titles: "First Contingent for Tule Lake Set for October 13; Program Details Released" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Has Priority on Outside Job Offers" (p. 1), "Gila Not First to be Abandoned" (p. 1), "Army Recalls Nine Gilans" (p. 1), "With Segregation an Actuality" (p. 2), "Evacuee Property: Nichiren Temple Broken In" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 41 (April 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-77)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 41 (April 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-77)
Selected article titles: "Youth Sign on Reaching 17. Registration for Clearance" (p. 1), "Coop Receives License to Operate in Arizona. Fee Collection Begins this Week." (p. 1), "Editorial: They Strive Not in Vain" (p. 2), "Gila Cuisines Win Praise" (p. 3), "Senator Chandler Outlines Evacuee Disposition Program " (p. 4), "Veg. Pilfering Causes Shortage. Peas, Berries May ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 190 (November 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-347)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 190 (November 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-347)
Selected article titles: "Reminder: Males 18-65 Must Register" (p. 1), "Six More Casualties of Gilans Reported" (p. 1), "Dies Committee May Discontinue" (p. 1), "Editorial: Unfair Business" (p. 2), "Veteran Ejected at Parker Shop" (p. 4), "Turkey: Cooking Class to Have Real Thanksgiving Meal" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 21 (February 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-56)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 21 (February 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-56)
Selected article titles: "Unemployment Compensation: 48 Hours to Report Injury" (p. 1), "Former Gilan Still Alive: M.I.S. Man Dispels Rumors" (p. 1), "WRA Ousts 28 Residents" (p. 1), "Nisei -- Think it Over" (p. 2), "Guardians of Property Owners to File Report" (p. 4), "Feature: Horsemeat or Beefing" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 122 (June 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-278)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 122 (June 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-278)
Selected article titles: "Tuttle Plans Housing for Jerome People" (p. 1), "Gate Clerks to be Posted" (p. 1), "Report: 22,000 Have Resettled" (p. 2), "Repatriates Not Wanted by Japan" (p. 2), "Nisei Exploits to be Written" (p. 3), "Two Acquitted at McClelland" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 3 (January 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-37)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 3 (January 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-37)
Selected article titles: "WRA Equipped to Handle 300 Applications Daily" (p. 1), "Qualified Aliens Wanted for Federal Positions" (p. 1), "Editorial: The Fight For Understanding" (p. 2), "Unemployment Compensation Eligibles Asked to Apply" (p. 3), "Claim Confiscated Materials Now" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 65 (June 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-101)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 65 (June 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-101)
Selected article titles: "Openings for 20 Student Nurses in Baltimore, M.D." (p. 1), "Editorial: Opportunity on Farms" (p. 2), "Labor Shortage: Hogs Deprived of Vitamins" (p. 3), "Temporary: Reunion for Families Halted" (p. 3), "Instructive Activities: Sentence Suspended in 7 Juvenile Delinquency Case" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 82 (July 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-121)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 82 (July 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-121)
Selected article titles: "Appropriation Bill Passage Expected Soon" (p. 1), "Proposed Self-Government Charter Approved by Myer. Community Approval Asked Soon" (p. 1), "Health Survey of All Children Starts Monday" (p. 1), "Editorial: To the Very Brink" (p. 2), "Men in Armed Services Condemn Racial Attacks" (p. 2), "Ambulance: Use Limited to Sick and Maimed" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 152 (August 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-308)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 152 (August 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-308)
Selected article titles: "Cleveland: Nisei Establish Church Group" (p. 1), "Tule Hunger Strikers End Eleven Day Fast" (p. 1), "Center Jobs May Be Put Under Priority System" (p. 1), "Portland: Japanese Graves Pillaged Twice" (p. 3), "Tule Boy Killed by Dump Truck" (p. 4), "Twenty Japanese Linguists Needed at Stanford University" (p. 5), "No Immigration Canada ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 130 (June 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-286)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 130 (June 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-286)
Selected article titles: "Lumber Release Expected Soon" (p. 1), "Jerome: Second Train to Bring 513" (p. 1), "Poston Inductees Fail to Appear" (p. 1), "700 Families Interviewed" (p. 1), "Gila Soldiers Do Well" (p. 2), "Trial Indefinite Leave Rules Given" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 81 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-236)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 81 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-236)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Soldier: Hitler Hadn't Told Them" (p. 1), "Council Investigation Absolves Police Force" (p. 1), "Ruling Affects Nisei Seamen" (p. 1), "Editorial: Internal Security, People Have Much in Common" (p. 2), "Heart Mt.: Writer Scores Draft Agitation" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 21 (October 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-167)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 21 (October 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-167)
Selected article titles: "Ex-Residents May Return to Hawaiian Isles" (p. 1), "Six Gilans at Midwest School" (p. 1), "500 Warships Launched From Rivers Ship Yards" (p. 1), "Editorial: What Letters Show" (p. 2), "More Meat for Gilans Next Week" (p. 4).
Gila Bulletin, Vol. I No. 1 (September 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-430)
doc Gila Bulletin, Vol. I No. 1 (September 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-430)
Selected article titles: "Hostels: Freight Not Accepted" (p. 1), "Visitors: Leave Regulations" (p. 1), "San Francisco: Navy Man Backs Nisei" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II Education Supplement (February 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-58)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II Education Supplement (February 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-58)
Selected article titles: "Adult Education Offers Personal Gain" (p. 1), "One Thousand, Nine Hundred and Five are Already Learning" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 94 (March 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-249)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 94 (March 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-249)
Selected article titles: "Property Needs One Week Notice" (p. 1), "Tentative Plans Drawn for Community Government" (p. 1), "Canal to See 'Go for Broke'" (p. 1), "Issei Outnumber Nisei in Home Nursing Classes" (p. 3), "Strawberries for Center Residents" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 98 (April 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-253)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 98 (April 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-253)
Selected article titles: "First Nisei Killed in Pacific War" (p. 1), "Nisei: Equal Rights Petition Ready" (p. 1), "Assistance: WRA to Help in Emergencies" (p. 1), "Nisei Eligible for FSA Loan" (p. 1), "Fortune on 'Issei, Nisei, Kibei'" (p. 2), "Editorial: Good Luck -- So Far" (p. 2), "Leave Denial Cases Deferred" (p. 3), "Evacuees Farm Own ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 72 (February 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-227)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 72 (February 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-227)
Selected article titles: "OWI Releases Pictures of Former Gilans at Work" (p. 1), "Justice Department Will Act to Defend Nisei Rights" (p. 1), "Editorial: The Old Order Changeth" (p. 2), "'You Are Being Watched -- People of California'" (p. 2), "Kuroki Barred from Simms Radio Program" (p. 2), "Rumor of WRA Transfer to Interior Dept. Traced" (p ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 31 (April 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-390)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 31 (April 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-390)
Selected article titles: "Limited School Program Announced for Summer" (p. 1), "Midwest: Nisei Business Increase Rapid" (p. 2), "Evacuee Thrives in Southern GA" (p. 2), "Photographer Rosenthal Praises Nisei Soldiers" (p. 3).
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