A World War II American Concentration Camp in Utah

One of the ten camps is the Topaz Camp

Marker at the Topaz Camp site (Image is author’s)

Japanese Americans were held as prisoners

After President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 on February 19, 1942, around 120,000 people who were ethnic Japanese were forcibly removed from their homes on the West Coast of the United States. They were eventually moved to one…

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Floyd Mori

Floyd Mori

Floyd Mori, born in Utah, is a former College Teacher, Mayor, CA State Assemblyman, Consultant, and CEO for Nonprofits. www.thejapaneseamericanstory.com.