Letter written by an Issei man to his family

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Yamada Collection

Matahichi Iseri was arrested on December 7, 1941, and taken to Fort Missoula, Montana, where he was detained at a Department of Justice internment camp for "enemy aliens." While he was separated from his wife and children, he was able to send a limited number of letters to them.




Courtesy of the Yamada Family Collection

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