Internment camp survivors say proposed facilities to house migrant kids harken to state's past

Posted: June 24, 2018 at 4:20 a.m.
Updated: June 25, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

During World War II Richard Yada's family was imprisoned at a Japanese internment camp in Rohwer, Arkansas. Richard Yada was born there.

Richard Yada visits the Desha County land where he was confined as a child so frequently that he notices when the crops change.

A child cries at the Rohwer War Relocation Center in July 1945 in this photo taken by Paul Faris, Hendrix College photography and English teacher.

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