Mary T. Yoshida

Nisei female. Born June 6, 1923, in Central Point, Oregon. While in elementary school, sent to live with a foster family in Medford, Oregon. Was attending college when World War II broke out, and was removed to the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Left camp to work in St. Paul, Minnesota, as a housegirl. Finished college at Texas Weslyan College before returning to Minnesota. Following World War II, became involved with organizing youth programs with the YWCA.


Mary T. Yoshida Interview — ddr-densho-1014-9
June 18, 2009. Bloomington, Minnesota.
01:15:38 — 17 segments.
Mary T. Yoshida