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By David Martin

Heart Mountain speaker to visit


September 26, 2019

A man who was confined at Heart Mountain during World War II will speak to Green River High School students Oct. 10.

Sam Mihara will present "Memories of Heart Mountain," which details his time as a prisoner at the Heart Mountain Relocation Center to GRHS students, which will then be followed by another presentation at White Mountain Library Oct. 10 at 7 p.m., according to Ruth Ann Foerster, a U.S. history and geography teacher at GRHS.

Mihara is a second generation Japanese-American who was one of 120,000 people of Japanese ancestry, mostly American citizens, who were forced into 10 intern...

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