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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Hunt, Idaho

 
Clickable Map of Jerome County, Idaho and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Jerome County, ID (14) Cassia County, ID (37) Gooding County, ID (15) Lincoln County, ID (3) Minidoka County, ID (3) Twin Falls County, ID (41)  JeromeCounty(14) Jerome County (14)  CassiaCounty(37) Cassia County (37)  GoodingCounty(15) Gooding County (15)  LincolnCounty(3) Lincoln County (3)  MinidokaCounty(3) Minidoka County (3)  TwinFallsCounty(41) Twin Falls County (41)
Jerome is the county seat for Jerome County
Hunt is in Jerome County
      Jerome County (14)  
ADJACENT TO JEROME COUNTY
      Cassia County (37)  
      Gooding County (15)  
      Lincoln County (3)  
      Minidoka County (3)  
      Twin Falls County (41)  
 
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1Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — A Question of Loyalty
The Honor Roll sign listed the names of Minidoka men and women who served in World War II, attesting to their honor and loyal citizenship. But not all viewed honor and loyalty in the same way. The government issued a questionnaire in early 1943 to . . . Map (db m71748) HM
2Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — Honor RollMinidoka Relocation Center
Nearly every relocation center built an Honor Roll sign listing the names of Japanese American internees serving in World War II. Minidoka's sign, which stood near the rock garden, was erected on October 14, 1943. By the war's end nearly 1,000 names . . . Map (db m71749) HM
3Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — 340 — Hunt (Camp)Minidoka Internment National Monument — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Excluded from their west coast homes by military authorities, more than 9000 Japanese Americans occupied Hunt Relocation Camp 4 miles north of here between 1942 & 1945. Until they could resettle in other places, they live in wartime tarpaper . . . Map (db m61972) WM
4Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — Minidoka National Historic SiteGarden Under Guard — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Internees created a garden behind the Honor Roll sign. The entrance garden was a cultural expression of inner strength and patriotism in contrast to the entrance gate, a symbol of confinement and injustice. The garden spoke liberty. The gate spoke . . . Map (db m62957) HM WM
5Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — Minidoka Relocation CenterAugust 16, 1942 to October 26, 1945
You are standing at the entrance area of the Minidoka Relocation Center, one of ten American concentration camps established in World War II to incarcerate the 110,000 Americans of Japanese decent in coastal regions off our Pacific states. Here . . . Map (db m62956) HM
6Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — On GuardMinidoka Internment National Monument — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
The camp’s entrance was a stark and constant reminder that the internees were prisoners in their own country. Even though most internees were U.S. born citizens loyal to the principles and values of the country, they were denied their civil, . . . Map (db m62961) HM WM
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7Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — 276 — Prehistoric Hunters
Bone fragments of extinct species of ground sloth, horse, camel, and elephant found in a nearby cave mingle with weapons and radiocarbon dates from Idaho’s earliest hunters. Archaeologists have confirmed that people camped here at least 10,000 . . . Map (db m62963) HM
8Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — Soothing WatersMinidoka Internment National Monument — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
The North Side Canal brought solace to internees homesick for the Pacific Northwest. Here in the dry Idaho desert, the canal reminded them of familiar scenes in Oregon, Washington, and Alaska, where flowing waters were commonplace. The canal was . . . Map (db m62962) HM
9Idaho (Jerome County), Hunt — Supporting the Camp
Toshio Toyoji and his 44 whse. (warehouse) 20 carpenters make and finish practically all of the office furniture. They remodel and alter barracks for schools and evacuee housing as well as the staff housing. The project sign shop is also . . . Map (db m71760) HM
 
 
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Sep. 30, 2022