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Gila River || Granada || Heart Mountain || Jerome || Manzanar || Minidoka || Poston (Colorado River) || Rohwer || Topaz (Central Utah) || Tule Lake

To view some basic data on any of the ten concentration camps that housed Japanese Americans during World War II, click on the name of the camp. The entries that appear in these pages were taken from Japanese American History: An A-to-Z Reference fr om 1868 to the Present, Brian Niiya, Editor. (New York: Fact on File, Inc., 1993). Copyright © 1993 by the Japanese American National Museum.
Map taken from All Aboard Magazine (Spring, 1944), Courtesy of Ms. A. Iwata, Japanese American National Museum (97.194.4)


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