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Internment Camp Tours-George Takashima June 21


Dr. George Takashima our historical experience guide has been doing special tours to New Denver in the West Kootenays British Columbia


Tour Dates June 21 to June 24, 2018

Tour Dates August 31 to Monday September 3, 2018 

At the outbreak of WW2, over 20,000 Canadians of Japanese ancestry living on the west coast were labelled "enemy aliens". The Government of Canada enacted the war measured act and forcibly had the Japanese/Canadians removed from their homes and sent to hastily build internment camps in interior BC. 


Listen and Learn about their stories from an internee who will be guiding the tour. Mr. George Takashima take you to were he lived and the other camps that were set up.

Dates of the Tours June 21st Leaving Lethbridge and Returning June 24, 2018

Visit West Kooenays, Castlegar (Doukhobour Centre), Slocan, New Denver (Japanese Garden and Internment Camp Centre), Sandon and Kaslo.  

Cost $600.00/person

This includes lodging, transportation, all fees for admission and two meals.  


For more information, please contact Dr. George Takashima at (403) 328-0156 

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