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Min Tonai Interview II (ddr-densho-1000-302)
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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 …
Min Tonai Interview I (ddr-densho-1000-354)
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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 …
Min Tonai Interview II Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-302-2)
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Memories of "evacuation day" and first impressions of Santa Anita

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-302-11)
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Receiving onsite medical training in the military

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-302-13)
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Assigned to serve in Japan as an interpreter

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-302-3)
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Daily life in camp as a teenager

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1000-302-1)
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Helping with a television segment on the World War II history of the Santa Anita racetrack

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-302-12)
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Assisting military doctors

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-302-10)
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Drafted into the national guard

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-302-5)
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Tensions between Japanese Americans and camp guards

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-302-4)
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Memories of the "Santa Anita riot"

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-302-14)
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Wartime experiences of sister in Japan

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-302-8)
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Attending UCLA after leaving camp

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-302-6)
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Coping with difficult conditions in camp

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-302-9)
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"Gaming the system" in securing military assignment

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-302-7)
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Receiving visitors in camp

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-302-16)
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Reflections

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Min Tonai Interview II Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-302-15)
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Impact of military service

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-354-14)
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Learning to speak English

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-354-7)
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Father's early small business attempts

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-354-12)
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Older siblings are left in Japan

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-354-15)
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Being placed in an "Opportunity Class" in school

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-354-19)
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Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor from a relative

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-354-17)
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Learning discipline in school

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-354-30)
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While in camp, seeing classified documents calling the government's wartime motives into question

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