Are you a Nikkei who is ready to document your family history? Do you want to find those WRA camp files, Enemy Alien files or other records from WWII? Do you wonder if Obāchan was a picture bride? Or if Ojīchan was arrested and sent to a Department of Justice camp? Are you a genealogist who wants to know about different record groups? Or are you helping a Japanese American friend with their genealogy? Come learn how to find your Japanese roots.
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m
California Genealogical Society and Library
2201 Broadway, Suite LL2
Oakland, California 94612
$30 for non-members (non-refundable)
Free for CGS members
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- the early political climate in the U.S. and laws of the time
- internment camps
- post WWII experiences, repatriation, resettlement, and redress
This seminar is suitable for all levels of research experience.
Limited to thirty participants; the fee may be applied towards membership on the day of the class.
Please visit our Eventbrite page to register for this seminar. Preregistration is required. Confirmations and a parking permit will be sent to the first thirty registrants.
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