Tak Yamashita

Nisei male. Born December 22, 1917, in Torrance, California. Grew up in the Los Angeles area where parents ran a farm. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, family decided to "voluntarily evacuate" to Colorado in order to avoid mass removal. Farmed in Colorado during the war years, and returned to Los Angeles in 1945.


Tak Yamashita Interview — ddr-densho-1000-365
September 14, 2011. Oxnard, California.
03:49:12 — 38 segments.
Tak Yamashita