Bainbridge Island Before WWII

Learn about the history of Bainbridge Island and how the Japanese American community established itself before the war:

Exclusion and Internment

Follow the 276 Bainbridge Islanders of Japanese descent through the events of World War Two:

Bainbridge Island Japanese in the Military
View images and stories of WWII Era veterans.

Walt and Milly Woodward
Learn about the Woodwards, owners of the Bainbridge Review newspaper from 1940 to 1963.

Bainbridge Island Nikkei Since WWII
Learn how the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community has grown and changed since the 1950s.

See terms and definitions that are used throughout this HISTORY section

View data on the group of 276 Bainbridge Island residents of Japanese descent in 1942


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