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What does JA stand for?

JA stands for Japanese American

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Byline: Bob Keefer The Register-Guard EUGENE JAPANESE AMERICAN ART MEMORIAL The proposal: A bronze statue and three art panels, within a small garden, commemorating the forced removal of 120,000 Japanese- Americans from their homes in World War II Where: Next to the Hult Center at Sixth Avenue and Willamette Street, near the old civil control station that once stood at 34 W.
J In this sequel to Salisbury's prize-winning historical novel Under the Blood-Red Sun, Tomi is still contending with prejudice against Japanese Americans following the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Illustrated by the experiences of many individual Japanese American ordeals in these relocation camps, The Case Of The Japanese Americans During World War II is an accurate and informative revelation of what daily life was like for those who were help prisoner--some of whose sons took service in the American armed forces European Theatre campaigns.