Dr. Koji Lau Ozawa: “Archaeology of the Gila River War Relocation Center”

Dr. Koji Lau-Ozawa, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow at UCLA whose research focuses on the history and archeology of WWII Japanese American incarceration presented to Museum guests on Thursday May 9th. Dr. Lau-Ozawa’s dissertation research at Stanford focused on the Gila River Incarceration Camp, where he worked in collaboration with the Gila River Indian Community to investigate the history of the Japanese American community incarcerated there during WWII. Dr. Lau-Ozawa’s presentation was recorded and is available below: