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Rohwer

Concentration Camp

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Yooichi Wakamiya Interview Segment 23 (ddr-manz-1-87-23)
vh Yooichi Wakamiya Interview Segment 23 (ddr-manz-1-87-23)
Hearing about the atomic bombings in Japan while still in camp
Yooichi Wakamiya Interview Segment 21 (ddr-manz-1-87-21)
vh Yooichi Wakamiya Interview Segment 21 (ddr-manz-1-87-21)
Being in camp when the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" was issued
June T. Watanabe Interview Segment 10 (ddr-manz-1-160-10)
vh June T. Watanabe Interview Segment 10 (ddr-manz-1-160-10)
Friends move to Tule Lake as a result of the so-called "loyalty questionnaire"
June T. Watanabe Interview Segment 8 (ddr-manz-1-160-8)
vh June T. Watanabe Interview Segment 8 (ddr-manz-1-160-8)
First impressions of Rohwer: "it was sort of a sad feeling"
James Sakamoto Interview Segment 10 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-10)
vh James Sakamoto Interview Segment 10 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-10)
Leaving camp for Lafayette, Colorado

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

James Sakamoto Interview Segment 9 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-9)
vh James Sakamoto Interview Segment 9 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-9)
Remembering the train ride to Rohwer concentration camp, Arkansas, helping to set up the camp

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

James T. Johnston - William R. Johnston - Dorothy J. Whitlock Interview Segment 7 (ddr-manz-1-142-7)
vh James T. Johnston - William R. Johnston - Dorothy J. Whitlock Interview Segment 7 (ddr-manz-1-142-7)
Mother's attempt to bring Japanese American women out of the camp into the local community
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