Kinge Okauchi Interview Segment 19

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Helping with a summer recreation camp for kids

00:05:57 — Segment 19 of 24

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July 16, 2008

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Kinge Okauchi

Kinge Okauchi Interview

02:26:24 — 24 segments

July 16, 2008

Ridgecrest, California

Nisei male. Born May 20, 1924, in Sacramento, California. Grew up in Sacramento and Menlo Park, California. Following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and Topaz concentration camp, Utah. While in Topaz, worked for the recreation department organizing a summer camp for kids. Attended Stanford University after leaving camp, and established a career in the aerospace industry.

Richard Potashin, interviewer; Kirk Peterson, videographer

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