Homer Yasui Interview II Segment 13

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The effect of international events on the Issei in Oregon

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October 10, 2003

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Homer Yasui

Homer Yasui Interview II

02:16:56 — 20 segments

October 10, 2003

Portland, Oregon

Nisei male. Born December 28, 1924, in Hood River, Oregon. Grew up in Hood River, where father and uncles ran a store. During World War II, removed to the Pinedale Assembly Center, California, and the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. After leaving camp, attended college in Denver and Philadelphia. Eventually became a physician and returned to Oregon.

(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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