Miyoko Fujikawa Interview

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South Bay JACL Oral History Collection

Miyoko Fujikawa was born on December 25, 1919, in Reedley, California, and grew up in Harbor City, California. Fujikawa was imprisoned at the Santa Anita Racetrack and the concentration camp in Jerome, Arkansas. After leaving camp, she worked as a beautician in Minneapolis, Minnesota, during WWII and purchased her own beauty shop when she resettled in California. Fujikawa raised four sons in Gardena, California.

This interview is part of the South Bay History Project created by the South Bay Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League.


October 29, 2003




South Bay JACL

Courtesy of South Bay JACL, Densho