Granada (Amache)

Concentration Camp

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Memorial service (ddr-densho-159-139)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-159-139)
Memorial service for Amache servicemen killed in action.
Dillon Myer visiting silk screen shop (ddr-densho-159-119)
img Dillon Myer visiting silk screen shop (ddr-densho-159-119)
Dillon Myer is pictured fourth from left. Second from right is James Lindley, Amache concentration camp project director.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-159-148)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-159-148)
Memorial service for Amache servicemen killed in action.
Granada (Amache) concentration camp, Colorado (ddr-densho-159-194)
img Granada (Amache) concentration camp, Colorado (ddr-densho-159-194)
On the right is an example of what the land looked like before the camp was constructed.
Japanese Americans making mochi (ddr-densho-159-160)
img Japanese Americans making mochi (ddr-densho-159-160)
Rice is being pounded into mochi (rice cakes) for New Year's celebrations.
Girls basketball team (ddr-densho-159-253)
img Girls basketball team (ddr-densho-159-253)
Front (L to R): Amy Miyano, Hiroko Kashiwabara, Margaret Morita, Mazie Asakawa. Back row, left: Teruko Miyano. Back row, right: Rose Morita.
Canteen (ddr-densho-160-39)
img Canteen (ddr-densho-160-39)
This canteen was used before the camp's consumer co-op was built.
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