Mia Miller was born in South, South Korea in 1960. She was adopted by an American family in Minnesota at the age of 10. Mia reconnected with her birth mother at the age of 17 in Burlington, New Jersey. Since coming to the United States, Mia has done 6 ?…
Gay Tha was born in Klo Pa, Thailand in 1995. She and her family moved to the Mae La Oon refugee camp in 2003. In 2013, her family resettled in St. Paul, MN, USA.
Paul Suchowacky was born near Warsaw, Poland in 1922. Paul was separated from his family when he was abducted by Nazis in 1939. He was a German prisoner of war and was sent to a displaced persons camp after the war. With the help of a cousin, he came to…
Milos Stojic was born in Yugoslavia in 1915. He was working as a border policeman during World War II when he was made a prisoner of war by the Nazis. He was imprisoned from 1941 through 1945. After the war, he came to the United States as a displaced…
Eh Sar, a Karen refugee, was born in Thailand in 1998. Her older brother and parents were born in Burma, but the family was forced to enter a Thai refugee camp in February 1998. Eh lived in Meh Ka Kan Camp and Mae La Oo Camp before her family resettled in…
Taw Loe Moo, who is Karen, was born in a Thai refugee camp in 1998. His family applied for resettlement to the U.S. in 2009 and finally came to St. Paul, MN in 2011.
Lway Gay Moo was born in Burma in 1997 while her family was on the run from Burmese soldiers. After another outbreak of violence, her family fled the Karen State for a Thai refugee camp in 1998. She and her family came to the United States on August 22,…