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EO 9066 in Oregon
More information on the Evacuazette paper and the Portland Relocation Center can be found at the Oregon History Project's page.
Minoru Yasui was a Japanese American who was imprisoned for breaking the curfew imposed on people of Japanese Ancestry. Yasui was born in Hood River, Oregon and spent his life working towards civil rights for all. In 2015, was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his devotion to human rights and equal treatment of Americans.
From Prisoner to President in One Generation
Watch From Prisoner to President in One Generation, an interview between President Mark Mitsui and his mother, Tami. In the interview, they reflect on Executive Order 9066 and the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II.