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Tats Kojima Interview Segment 1

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Preparing for mass removal: having to kill the family's horse

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October 22, 2006

Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community Collection

Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community Collection

Courtesy of the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community

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Tats Kojima

Tats Kojima Interview

00:58:35 — 15 segments

October 22, 2006

Bainbridge Island, Washington

Nisei male. Born 1923 in Bainbridge Island, Washington. Age 18 when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, was removed with family to Manzanar concentration camp, California. Later transferred to the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Became an auto mechanic after World War II.

Debra Grindeland, interviewer; Don Sellers, videographer

Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community Collection

Courtesy of the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community

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