Drawing of the latrine and barracks at Tanforan Assembly Center

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Kenneth Nobuji Iyeki Collection

Caption by Kenneth Iyeki: "A scene midway on the track length on the west side of camp. At the very end of the track to the left is the commisary warehouse. The rails were a favorite of youngsters. They would boast of having walked such and such a distance. Never heard of anyone balancing his way the whole mile and an eighth. There were more sensible things to do. Running the oval was a favorite recreation. Early in the mornings or in the evenings, one could see internees plodding endlessly along."

September 10, 1942

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  • Ikeyki, Kenneth Nobuji

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Courtesy of the Kenneth Nobuji Iyeki Collection, Densho

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