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Shimizu,Henry

Building Japanese style fishing boats in Canada

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

They were all built by Japanese boat-builders who learned to build these boats -- some …

Shimizu,Henry

Japanese fishermen town in Steveston, Canada

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

Steveston was the big -- Steveston, I don't know if you know where that is, …

Shimizu,Henry

Grandmother convinced his mother to return to Canada

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

I think she (my mom) was homesick. She said that herself, she wanted to go …

Shimizu,Henry

No immediate impact after Pearl Harbor

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

I didn't think anything of it (Pearl Harbor) myself at the time. It didn't, it …

Shimizu,Henry

Government's permission to publish Japanese newspaper in Canada during World War II

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

And in fact, incidentally, Tom Shoyama, just about that time, the newspaper they had, he …

Shimizu,Henry

Japanese newspaper supported by Canadian government during World War II

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

Eventually, that newspaper continued on during the whole war, because they had to have some …

Shimizu,Henry

Sneaking out of the Hastings Park camp during World War II

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

One of the memories I have of Hastings Park was, was the fact that although …

Shimizu,Henry

Government urged Japanese Canadians to go to Japan

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

There was a lot of discussion, and of course, at the time, there was continual …

Shimizu,Henry

Japanese Canadians get the right to vote in 1949

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

Well, to begin with, that was... until, see, up until, they kept the War Measures …

Shimizu,Henry

Government sold Japanese Canadian properties for little money

Henry Shimizu July 25 & 26, 2006

I don't remember how much of a check he got from them, but only examples …

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