Waypoint 8

Waypoint 8: Amache Cemetery

None of the 107 deaths at Amache were from violence, foul play or conflict between us and the camp guards. We were known as the “loyal camp” because we never had any riots or major confrontations with the military. But Amache had an unusually insightful and compassionate set of administrators who were willing to listen to our concerns and make adjustments in the WRA policies. Loyalty had little or nothing to do with the daily activities of the camp…

Waypoint 8 Audio – Amache Cemetery