Fred Korematsu

Brief summary of Fred Korematsu

In 1942, many Japanese Americans were forced into incarceration camps. One man named Fred Korematsu refused to listen to government’s order, for going in these camps. He was the arrested although he was trying to defend Japanese Americans’ rights. Later in his life he received a medal of freedom.

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