Jack Masaki Iwata, (1912-1992)
Painter. Born in Seattle, WA on October 1, 1912. Iwata lived in Los Angeles from 1928 until interned in a relocation camp at the onset of WWII. Upon release, he returned to Los Angeles and lived there until his demise in Monterey Park on July 13, 1992.
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