Nakao, Kazuko Kay
May 2007
Guideposts;May2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p80
The author recounts an experience being one of the 120,000 Japanese Americans who were interned for three and a half years in prison camps during World War II. Her family was forced from their homes by soldiers and taken to live in tar-paper barracks far from any city. She saw her father being stripped of everything he had. When the war ended, they went back to their farm and was surprised to see the generosity shown by his father to the community despite the hardships he went through.


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