Kanji Sahara Segment 20

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Getting involved with the Tuna Canyon Detention Station Coalition

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October 5, 2018

Densho Visual History Collection


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Kanji Sahara

Kanji Sahara Interview

2:23:09 — 21 segments


Torrance, California

Issei male. Born April 4, 1934, in Hiroshima, Japan, while mother and older siblings were visiting Japan for an extended period. Came to the United States at a few months old, and grew up in the Uptown area of Los Angeles, California. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Jerome and Rohwer concentration camps, Arkansas. After leaving camp, lived and worked in Chicago, Illinois, before eventually returning to California.

Brian Niiya, interviewer; Yuka Murakami, videographer


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