Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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Yukio Kawaratani Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-377-12)
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First impressions of camp

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Yukio Kawaratani Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-377-16)
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Family signs "no-no" on the so-called "loyalty questionnaire"

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George Yoshida Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-132-22)
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Preparing for mass removal: destroying Japanese cultural items, bringing popular music records; traveling to Poston concentration camp, Arizona
George Yoshida Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-132-30)
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Enjoying playing in the Music Makers, Poston's dance band: "We played more for ourselves than for the entertainment of others"
George Yoshida Interview Segment 27 (ddr-densho-1000-132-27)
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Comparing incarceration experience with Native American situation
George Yoshida Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-132-24)
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Life in Poston concentration camp: observing Nisei in a variety of professions
Yukio Kawaratani Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-377-11)
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Remembering the train ride to camp

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Yukio Kawaratani Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-377-14)
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Life in camp as a young person: attending school, breaking wrist

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George Yoshida Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-132-26)
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Witnessing medical reactions to incarceration while working at a camp hospital
George Yoshida Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-132-29)
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Helping to organize a dance band in camp, rehearsing evenings and weekends
George Yoshida Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-132-23)
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Arrival at Poston concentration camp: registering, filling own mattress with straw
Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-379-12)
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Attending school in camp

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Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-379-13)
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Leaving camp and going to Denver

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Paul Nagano Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-65-8)
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Christian faith and social justice: dealing with so-called "loyalty questionnaire," and military service
Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-379-10)
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Coping with living conditions in camp

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Paul Nagano Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-65-10)
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Efforts of Caucasian Christian churches to support Japanese Americans in concentration camps
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