Masamizu Kitajima was born and raised in Hawaii. His father was arrested by the FBI after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and Masamizu and his family went to Jerome during the war to reunite with him.
Courtesy of Densho, excerpted from Masamizu Kitajima Interview, Segment 19 (2010)
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