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Hawaii: Documentary tells the story of interned Japanese Americans
Hawaii: Documentary tells the story of interned Japanese Americans

The stories of thousands of Japanese American citizens detained during World War II because of their ancestry will be shared when a documentary is screened this month on Hawaii’s Big Island. “The Untold Story: Internment of Japanese Americans in Hawaii” chronicles the lives of those who were imprisoned. It will be shown at 7 p.m. July 29 in the Kilauea Visitor Center at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Admission is free but a $2 donation is encouraged. The documentary was produced by the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii in Honolulu. It preserves the history of Japanese Americans in Hawaii during the war. An exhibit displays works of art created by internees, including small sculptures...

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