Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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Kitako Izumizaki Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1015-3-18)
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Returning to Poston to have child while husband served overseas in military
Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1002-10-9)
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Writing a serial murder mystery for the camp newspaper

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily ...

Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1002-10-10)
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Feelings of camp residents: discouragement, bitterness, but also memories of fun activities

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life ...

Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1002-10-12)
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Thoughts on the registration period in camp; brother volunteered for military, killed in Italy at age nineteen

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this ...

Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1002-10-7)
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Recollections of Poston concentration camp, Arizona: heat, sand, and bad food

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories ...

Isao Kameshige Interview Segment 11 (ddr-one-7-35-11)
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Jobs in camp: waiter and cook in the mess halls

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Marion I. Masada Interview Segment 17 (ddr-manz-1-155-17)
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Being molested as a child in camp, sharing story years later
Frank Hiratsuka Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-341-12)
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Attending school in camp

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Dave T. Maruya Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-403-16)
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First arriving in Poston

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-356-12)
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Attending dances in camp

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-358-23)
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First impressions of Poston

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