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China - Guangdong to Stockton, CA

1936 | Robert Hong | Male | 11 and under


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Angel Island immigrant: Yes

Place of Origin
China - Guangdong

Place of Settlement
Stockton, CA

Filmmaker Jeffrey Chin contributes this introductory segment of a three-part series on Robert Hong, a former detainee, who was 11 years old in 1936 when he first landed on Angel Island. Stay tuned for more segments in the weeks ahead.

One of the highlights of the 2009 AIISF Annual Dinner was the video presentation on former detainee Robert Hong, a resident and active civic leader in Stockton, California.

These videos provide detail on Mr. Hong’s stay on Angel Island, as he walks through the refurbished barracks in 2009.



Plaque in honor of Robert Hong, on Angel Island’s Immigrant Heritage Wall

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