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top: left to right – Colleen Nakamura, Some Nakamura, Alice Nakamura, John Nakamura, Mitchell Matsunaga and Ray Matsunaga. The unpainted “bedroom” was originally built by Izo. It was eventually donated and moved next to a church (painted white). bottom: “Pop built house 1942”, splinter from the Nakamura house in Corinne, Utah
photo: David Izu, courtesy of the Nakamura family collection
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top: Colleen with her father James flanked by her mother Alice and her uncle Henry. Middle left: Sisters Rosie and Atsuko point out the site of the old family farm on Trimble Road in San Jose. Middle right: Akina, xyz xyz and xyz observe the elders being interviewed. Bottom: left to right – Ray, Henry, Alice, James, Bette, Rosie and Atsuko with family paraphernalia. All photos 5/28/17 by David Izu except for photo of Rosie and Atsuko by Nancy Ukai.
Lisa Nakamura speaks before a gathering of the Nakamura clan at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, 5/28/2017, photo by David Izu.
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Nakamura family reunion at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, 5/22/2017, photo by David Izu. Background – Nakamura Evacuee Case File at the National Archives, Washington D.C, photo by Nancy Ukai.