encyclopedia about the Japanese American experience during World War II, including:
Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) contributed by Professor Cherstin M. Lyon, California State University, San Bernardino
Custodial detention / A-B-C list contributed by Professor Tetsuden Kashima, University of Washington
Funding for the encyclopedia is provided in part by the Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program, administered by the National Park Service. The encyclopedia will expand to over 1,000 articles when completed in 2014.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
This interview is one of a collection of interviews done by filmmaker gayle k. yamada for her 2003 documentary, Uncommon Courage: Patriotism and Civil Liberties. She has given Densho permission to make the unedited interviews available in the Densho Digital Archive.
View the Archive Spotlight interview excerpt
Read the Densho Encyclopedia article on the Military Intelligence Service