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    • Servicemen's Relatives Association

    • Servicemen's Relatives Association
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • 96-98% of the Japanese-Americans in the Arizona camps signed their allegiance to the U.S. 1100 of their sons served in the military, many with distinction. Of these, 43 died in combat.
    • Youth

    • Youth
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • All-American boys.
    • Boy Scouts II

    • Boy Scouts II
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • American youth honoring the American flag.
    • See Len Park IV

    • See Len Park IV
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Another view at the entrance of See Len Park.
    • Arizona Highways, November 2012

    • Arizona Highways, November 2012
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including an underdog story on the South Rim of the...
    • Arrival and Departure Station

    • Arrival and Departure Station
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Arrival and Departure Station at Poston, a site for the intake procedures as internees arrived at the camp. Compared to arrivals, camp departures were slow. The last internees left in 1946.
    • Hunting Specimens

    • Hunting Specimens
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Biology student chasing bugs with her net.
    • Biology Lab

    • Biology Lab
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Biology students in a makeshift dissection lab outside the classroom door.
    • Biology Field Trip I

    • Biology Field Trip I
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Boys mugging for the camera. Inscribed "Butte Camp. Biology class visited camp hog farm. Paul Komura and ---"
    • Taking a Break

    • Taking a Break
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Boys, perhaps on a field trip to the cattle barns.
    • Group Work II

    • Group Work II
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Building maintenance was performed by internees.
    • Camp Oversight

    • Camp Oversight
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Camp administrators pose outside See Len Park either after inspecting it or part of the official opening.
    • Bus Station

    • Bus Station
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Camp II Bus Station at Poston with a Japanese flair.
    • Swimming Pool

    • Swimming Pool
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Camp II Swimming Pool at Poston. Boys were known to slip out the fence to swim in the Colorado River when the guards weren't looking.
    • Boy Scouts III

    • Boy Scouts III
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Camp youth were encouraged to join groups, teams, and block activities.
    • Cranes

    • Cranes
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Cranes are a symbol of long life and peace in Japanese culture. Cranes mate for life and build their nests together, caring for their young as equal partners.
    • Work in Progress II

    • Work in Progress II
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Digging ditches at the Gila camp.
    • Through the Fence

    • Through the Fence
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • For city kids, the rural and agriculture life of the Gila camp was a continual source of discovery. On another biology field trip, this student gets to meet the livestock up close and personal.
    • Family and Friends

    • Family and Friends
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Handsome group portrait with this notation: "Nikki, Oyaka, Gladys, and Others"
    • Elders

    • Elders
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Hard to imagine but the desert in winter can be cold.

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