Ted Shigyo talks about the different generations of Japanese Americans in the United States, being born in the Tule Lake camp, the state of the camp in the present, his education and work as a medical doctor, his family’s history of immigrating and living in the United States before the war. He discusses the incarceration, […]
Continues discussing his life after the war, marriage to Marion Masada, his children, the redress movement and working to ensure that what happened to the Japanese Americans never happens again to another group.
Talks about her life before World War II, her experiences with incarceration during World War II, her life after the war, marriage to Saburo Masada and her children and the impact Japanese American soldiers made during World War II.
Talks about life before World War II and his family history, his wartime experiences with incarceration at the Gila River War Relocation Center, his military service with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and his life after the war, including the effect of redress and reparations.