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Coming of age in an American internment camp

Rose Tanaka, a Denver UU, graduated high school at Manzanar, the infamous American internment camp for people of Japanese descent.

Kenny Wiley | 7/17/2017 | Summer 2017
Rose and Floyd Tanaka in 2007.

Rose and Floyd Tanaka in 2007. Floyd designed the Nisei Memorial at Fairmount Cemetery in Denver, which honors
Japanese-Americans who fought in World War II. (© Mark Itkonen)