Gabriela Rossner

Stories of Internment: Fred Yamamoto

Fred Yamamoto, an alumnus of Paly’s class of 1936, was interned in Santa Anita and then Heart Mountain. Right after Pearl Harbor he wrote in his diary, “Japan h...

Stories of Internment: Jimi Yamaichi

Jimi Yamaichi, the curator at the Japanese-American Museum of San Jose, recalls the animosity he and his family experienced  in the pre-war years simply because...

Stories of Internment: Hiroshi Shimizu

San Jose resident Hiroshi Shimizu is one of thousands of Japanese-Americans who was interned at the Tule Lake camp in California by the Oregon border. The curre...