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November 20, 2013

Oregon Nikkei Endowment Visual History Collection

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Albert A. Oyama

Albert A. Oyama Interview

01:23:56 — 16 segments

November 20, 2013

Lake Oswego, Oregon

Nisei male. Born April 10, 1926, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in Montavilla, Oregon, where father ran a Japanese-language newspaper. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After the war, served in Korea in the U.S. military. Returned to Oregon and became a physician.

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Janet Kakishita, interviewer; Ian McCluskey, videographer

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