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January 30, 2017
Fred Korematsu's 98th Birthday
Note: American civil rights activist who objected to the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II
Shorty after the Imperial Japanese Navy launched its attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin D. Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066, which authorised the removal of individuals of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast from their homes and their mandatory imprisonment in internment camps, but he instead challenged the orders and became a fugitive
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during interview with 60 Minutes

Fred and his family

Tanforan Assembly Center, line to mess hall

Former horse stalls converted for temporary occupation by Japanese American internees at Tanforan Assembly Center, San Bruno, California, 1942



フレッド・コレマツ 生誕98周年
ノート:フレッドコレマツ(是松 豊三郎)は第二次世界大戦期のアメリカ合衆国における、日系人の強制収容の不当性を訴えた権利擁護活動家

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