Anaheim: Grants Given for Preservation of Japanese American Confinement Sites

From LA.Com

” The Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles and the Anaheim Public Library were awarded grants from the National Park Service to fund educational projects related to the detainment of Japanese Americans by the U.S. government during World War II, it was announced Wednesday.The NPS announced that more than $1.5 million in Japanese American Confinement Sites grants would be distributed throughout the country for educational, preservation and restoration projects.The projects will help tell the story of the more than 120,000 Japanese Americans, two-thirds of whom were U.S. citizens, who were imprisoned by the U.S. government following the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.”