Yang Cha Ying: Becoming Minnesotan

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Yang Cha Ying immigrated to the United States on October 7, 1980. Prior to his immigration he was an assistant to the mayor of Por Far, Laos. Yang Cha Ying also served as a soldier from 1950-1953. At the time of the interview he was retired, though he acted as an advisor for the police when making domestic calls.

Full interview

  • Full name - Yang Cha Ying
  • Age - 56
  • Date of interview - 11.20.1991
  • Gender - Male
  • Generation - First Generation American / Refugee
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