Yuriko Hohri Interview Segment 1

Family background (ddr-densho-1000-353-1) - 00:06:52
Nisei mother loses U.S. citizenship when she marries an Issei (ddr-densho-1000-353-2) - 00:03:54
Born in Long Beach, California (ddr-densho-1000-353-3) - 00:02:41
Attending Japanese language school (ddr-densho-1000-353-4) - 00:02:54
Studying music and dance at an early age (ddr-densho-1000-353-5) - 00:07:09
Visiting Terminal Island (ddr-densho-1000-353-6) - 00:03:01
Attending school (ddr-densho-1000-353-7) - 00:04:53
Description of father (ddr-densho-1000-353-8) - 00:06:38
Father's arrest by the FBI (ddr-densho-1000-353-9) - 00:06:41
Preparing for mass removal (ddr-densho-1000-353-10) - 00:05:29
Memories of Santa Anita (ddr-densho-1000-353-11) - 00:06:23
Adjusting to life in an assembly center (ddr-densho-1000-353-12) - 00:03:17
The journey by train to Jerome, fainting on first arriving (ddr-densho-1000-353-13) - 00:02:58
Attending school in camp (ddr-densho-1000-353-14) - 00:06:21
Reuniting with father in camp; he had witnessed a shooting in a Department of Justice camp (ddr-densho-1000-353-15) - 00:02:57
Leaving camp and moving to Iowa (ddr-densho-1000-353-16) - 00:05:32
Finishing school and attending college (ddr-densho-1000-353-17) - 00:06:38
Moving to Chicago and meeting future husband (ddr-densho-1000-353-18) - 00:05:55
Getting married (ddr-densho-1000-353-19) - 00:06:41
Losing sister in an accident (ddr-densho-1000-353-20) - 00:04:28
Involvement in the Tokyo Rose case (ddr-densho-1000-353-21) - 00:03:51
The establishment of the National Council for Japanese American Redress (NCJAR) (ddr-densho-1000-353-22) - 00:11:48
Meeting Jack and Aiko Herzig (ddr-densho-1000-353-23) - 00:01:58
Thoughts on redress (ddr-densho-1000-353-24) - 00:05:03
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Family background

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July 18, 2011

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Yuriko Hohri

Yuriko Hohri Interview

02:04:02 — 24 segments

July 18, 2011

Los Angeles, California

Nisei female. Born May 25, 1929, in Long Beach, California. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Jerome concentration camp, Arkansas. After leaving camp, moved with family to Des Moines, Iowa, and Chicago, Illinois. Along with husband, William Hohri, was instrumental in the redress movement, including the establishment of the National Council for Japanese American Redress.

(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.)

Martha Nakagawa, interviewer; Tani Ikeda, videographer

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