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Masako "Mary" Yamada oral history interview, part 1 of 5, May 3, 2003
Masako "Mary" Yamada was a United States Army Nurse during World War II. She was born in Belvedere, California, but moved to New York City during her youth, where she attended nursing school and volunteered to be a US Army Nurse. She describes her mother's difficult life, as well as her own, where she sold library books, from door to door, to earn money for college. After being inducted into the Army, she helped relocate her mother from the incarceration camps.
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Yamada, Masako: narrator, Amano, Iris: interviewer, and Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Masako "Mary" Yamada oral history interview, part 1 of 5, May 3, 2003,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed February 6, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1049428.