ddr-densho-1001-15-4 (Legacy UID: denshovh-szen-01-0004)

Family's decision to move inland rather than be removed to camp

00:03:24 — Segment 4 of 10

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November 5, 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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Zen Shibayama

Zen Shibayama Interview

00:39:22 — 10 segments

November 5, 2006

Bainbridge Island, Washington

Nisei male. Born 1926 in Seattle, Washington, but raised in Bainbridge Island, Washington. Lived in Japan for several years, returning to the U.S. just prior to the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941. Moved with family to Moses Lake, Washington, as part of "voluntary evacuation." Drafted into the army and served with the Military Intelligence Service in Japan during the U.S. occupation, eventually returning to Bainbridge Island.

Frank Kitamoto, interviewer; Don Sellers, videographer

Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community Collection

Courtesy of the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community

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