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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 4

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Memories of the "Santa Anita riot"

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July 18, 2011

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Min Tonai

Min Tonai Interview II

01:45:50 — 16 segments

July 18, 2011

Los Angeles, California

Nisei male. Born February 6, 1929, in San Pedro, California. Grew up on Terminal Island, California, where father ran several successful stores. During World War II, removed with family to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Granada (Amache) concentration camp, Colorado. After leaving camp returned to California to attend school. Served in Korea and Japan during the Korean War.

(This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.)

Tom Ikeda, interviewer; Tani Ikeda, videographer

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