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Fred Nagai Interview Segment 1

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May 10, 2011

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Fred Nagai

Fred Nagai Interview

01:57:03 — 21 segments

May 10, 2011

Los Angeles, California

Nisei male. Born June 25, 1918, in Selleck, Washington. Grew up in Selleck, a lumber community, before moving with family to Santa Monica, California. During World War II, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. After leaving camp, lived for a time in Salt Lake City, Utah, before returning to California.

Richard Potashin, interviewer; Kirk Peterson, videographer

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