Because the Japan needed help from every Japanese around the world to defend the country.
Because the Government wanted a country free of foreign population.
Because the Japanese have bombed Pearl Harbour.
Because USA and Japan made an agreement to trade Japanese and Americans between each other.
To Manzanar Relocation Centre in the desert outside L.A.
To Manzanar Relocation Centre in Hawaii.
To Manzanar Relocation Centre in Osaka.
To Manzanar Relocation Centre outside Tokyo.
Three men were killed for contacting with the Japanese.
Three men were arrested for beating a man who was suspected of helping the U.S. Government.
Three men were sent to Japan because they killed the camp's director.
Three men were suspected of stealing from the director's office and were terribly beaten.
They separated men from women and made them live in separate camps.
They made the food rations even smaller and less nutritious which resulted in numerous deaths and diseases.
They guaranteed amnesty to anyone who worked against the USA.
They released a Loyalty Oath. Anyone who answered no to this Oath was deported and anyone who answered yes was drafted.
Manzanar became a beautiful place with almost none rules. Everything was just like before the war started.
Military training was mandatory for grown ups. Kids had to clean and polish weapons in order to earn points for food.
Family barracks were demolished and everyone had to live and sleep in one big barn.
Schools were working. People were allowed to take small trips outside the camp. Everything resembled a normal American town.
The camp closed down and the family was arrested for seven months.
The camp closed down and the family was deported to Japan.
The camp closed down and the family had to move back to Long Beach.
The camp closed down and the family had to move to Hawaii to help to restore the Pearl Harbour base.
Because Jeanne had an American boyfriend.
Because Jeanne was so beautiful.
Because Jeanne was so good at math.
Because she didn't believe Jeanne know English.
To be queen of school's annual spring carnival.
To be the student body president.
To be the class president.
To choose the spring carnival queen.
Jeanne doesn't remember anything but the escape from the camp. She doesn't want to come back and see Manzanar.
Jeanne never came back to see the camp. She doesn't like to talk about it.
Jeanne decided to come back to Manzanar with her parents.
In 1972, Jeanne returned to see Manzanar with her husband and two children. The memories about that place all came back to her.