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In October 1915, a brave man left his home country of China to come to America in search of something better in “Gum San,” the land of the “Golden Hills.” Because of this man, Debbie was given the opportunity to begin her life in the U.S. This man was her grandfather. “As a family, people share a unique bond, ” Debbie explains. “Even though I cannot communicate well with my…older relatives because of a language barrier, I cherish and value the time I spend with them…”
Oral History, Stockton - CA, California, Chinese American, History
Buck, Riley. "Wong Family: Debbie Nozuka (Youth)". (2005). STOCKTONSpeaks! Chinese American Stories. Oral History 3.
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