Jim Tsujimura Interview Segment 3

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Living conditions in Minidoka

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July 24, 2003

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Jim Tsujimura

Jim Tsujimura Interview

01:50:47 — 16 segments

July 24, 2003

Portland, Oregon

Nisei male. Born February 10, 1931, in Westport, Oregon. Grew up in Portland, Oregon. During World War II, removed to the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, returned to Oregon for high school and college and went to medical school, eventually becoming a successful opthalmologist. Served in leadership positions with the Japanese American Citizens League at the district and national levels, and was involved in the redress movement of the 1970s and '80s.

(This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.)

Margaret Barton Ross, interviewer; Tim Rooney, videographer

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