Nancy Nakata Gohata

Sansei female. Born October 16, 1940, in Compton, California. As an infant, taken with family to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. After the government issued the so-called "loyalty questionnaire," family was transferred to the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. After leaving camp, lived for ten years at a farm labor camp on an island outside of Stockton. Eventually ended up living in the San Fernando Valley, and became very active with the Japanese American Citizens League.


Nancy Nakata Gohata Interview — ddr-densho-1003-3
November 29, 2011. Los Angeles, California.
02:40:41 — 35 segments.
Nancy Nakata Gohata