Alice Uyeda Interview

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South Bay JACL Oral History Collection

Alice Uyeda was born on February 19, 1920, in Baldwin Park, California. Alice was the youngest of three children to Buhei and Sawaye Ito. Her father was a truck farmer in Baldwin Park. On December 7, 1941, when World War II broke out, Alice was working in Glendale, California. She and her family went to Utah and worked on a farm. After the war Alice and her family moved back to California and settled in Torrance.

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


February 24, 2004





Courtesy of South Bay JACL, Densho