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Class Ring

Manzanar High School ring
Class of 1944

Chiyeko “Chickie” Hiraoka mail- ordered this gold ring from Josten’s with her initials engraved inside. She wore it in camp, and in later years at class reunions. Teachers, parents and students did what they could to create a "normal" high school graduation with diplomas, caps and gowns, and class rings.

Metal. Crown: L 1.4, W 1, Size (outside diameter) 1.8 cm

Manzanar National Historic Site, MANZ 7556