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Veterans' organizations

Serving in the U.S. military during World War II despite the incarceration was a defining experience for many Nisei (second-generation Japanese American) men. Even as their members age, Nisei veterans' organizations continue to be active community groups.

Military service (65)
Veterans' organizations (262)

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[Mini-reunion, Seiya Tanaka, Mrs. Saimo] (ddr-csujad-1-110)
img [Mini-reunion, Seiya Tanaka, Mrs. Saimo] (ddr-csujad-1-110)
A photograph includes Seiya Tanaka and Mrs. Saimo. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-43." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_036
[Mini-reunion, musical performance] (ddr-csujad-1-164)
img [Mini-reunion, musical performance] (ddr-csujad-1-164)
A photograph of attendees' musical performance. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-106." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_090
[Mini-reunion, Goro Inaba and Mrs. Hirose] (ddr-csujad-1-83)
img [Mini-reunion, Goro Inaba and Mrs. Hirose] (ddr-csujad-1-83)
A photograph of Goro Inaba and Mrs. Hirose. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "100995-18." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_009
[Mini-reunion, Wally Kagawa] (ddr-csujad-1-119)
img [Mini-reunion, Wally Kagawa] (ddr-csujad-1-119)
A photograph of Wally Kagawa playing the harmonica. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-56." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_045
[Mini-reunion, Toro Hirose] (ddr-csujad-1-106)
img [Mini-reunion, Toro Hirose] (ddr-csujad-1-106)
A photograph includes Toro Hirose. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-39." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_032
[Mini-reunion, Mrs. Yamashita] (ddr-csujad-1-92)
img [Mini-reunion, Mrs. Yamashita] (ddr-csujad-1-92)
A photograph includes Mrs. Yamashita. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-26." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_018
[Mini-reunion] (ddr-csujad-1-138)
img [Mini-reunion] (ddr-csujad-1-138)
A photograph of attendees. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-79." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_064
Reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-8-1)
img Reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-8-1)
Left to right: Debbie McQuilken, Senator Daniel Inouye, and General David A. Bramlett. The two men on the left are unidentified.
Reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-8-4)
img Reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-8-4)
General David A. Bramlett, a keynote speaker at the reunion of Nisei veterans.
Memorial service, reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-8-2)
img Memorial service, reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-8-2)
This service took place at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
Japanese American general at memorial service for Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-14-2)
img Japanese American general at memorial service for Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-14-2)
General Eric Shinseki, Commander in Chief, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The service took place during a reunion for Nisei veterans. [Nisei veterans national convention program.]
U.S. Army general at memorial service for Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-14-1)
img U.S. Army general at memorial service for Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-14-1)
General David Bramlett, Commanding General, U.S. Army Forces Command, at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The service was part of a reunion of Nisei veterans. (Nisei veterans national convention program.)
Senator Daniel Inouye, reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-14-3)
img Senator Daniel Inouye, reunion of Nisei veterans (ddr-densho-14-3)
Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii speaks at the unveiling of the Brothers in Valor memorial monument, which honors Nisei soldiers.
Japanese American general (ddr-densho-14-5)
img Japanese American general (ddr-densho-14-5)
General Eric Shinseki was a keynote speaker during a banquet at a reunion of Nisei veterans.
[Mini-reunion, Mrs. Kay Nakata, Tom Nakata, Jack Kaguni] (ddr-csujad-1-95)
img [Mini-reunion, Mrs. Kay Nakata, Tom Nakata, Jack Kaguni] (ddr-csujad-1-95)
A photograph of Mrs. Kay Nakata, Tom Nakata, and Jack Kaguni. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-32." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_021
[Mini-reunion, Mrs. Yamashita] (ddr-csujad-1-112)
img [Mini-reunion, Mrs. Yamashita] (ddr-csujad-1-112)
A photograph includes Mrs. Yamashita. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-46." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_038
50 years of excellence (ddr-csujad-1-189)
doc 50 years of excellence (ddr-csujad-1-189)
An event program for Military Intelligence Service Language School Reception and Defense Language Institute 50th Anniversary, held Monterey California, October 31-November 1, 1991. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_03_01_003
[Mini-reunion, Maly Tamura, Mr. and Mrs. Saimo] (ddr-csujad-1-89)
img [Mini-reunion, Maly Tamura, Mr. and Mrs. Saimo] (ddr-csujad-1-89)
A photograph of Maly Tamura, Mr. and Mrs. Saimo. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "100995-23." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_015
[Mini-reunion, Kay Nakata] (ddr-csujad-1-105)
img [Mini-reunion, Kay Nakata] (ddr-csujad-1-105)
A photograph includes Kay Nakata. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-41." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_031
[Mini-reunion, speech] (ddr-csujad-1-148)
img [Mini-reunion, speech] (ddr-csujad-1-148)
A photograph of an attendee. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-90." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_074
Letter from Jim Mita, President, Military Intelligence Service Club of Southern California to the members (ddr-csujad-1-186)
doc Letter from Jim Mita, President, Military Intelligence Service Club of Southern California to the members (ddr-csujad-1-186)
A letter from Jim Mita, President, Military Intelligence Service Club of Southern California, to the members. Includes updates on their activities. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_17_002
[Mini-reunion, Masato Doi, Seiya Tanaka, Goro Inaba, Kuni Hisatomi, Mrs. Yayo Inaba, Mrs. Holly Kishaba] (ddr-csujad-1-79)
img [Mini-reunion, Masato Doi, Seiya Tanaka, Goro Inaba, Kuni Hisatomi, Mrs. Yayo Inaba, Mrs. Holly Kishaba] (ddr-csujad-1-79)
A photograph includes Masato Doi, Seiya Tanaka, Goro Inaba, Kuni Hisatomi from left to right on right side, and Mrs. Yayo Inaba, Mrs. Holly Kishaba on left side. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "100995-13." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_005
[Mini-reunion, Mrs. Molly Kishaba and Mrs. Mildred Ikemoto] (ddr-csujad-1-100)
img [Mini-reunion, Mrs. Molly Kishaba and Mrs. Mildred Ikemoto] (ddr-csujad-1-100)
A photograph of Mrs. Molly Kishaba and Mrs. Mildred Ikemoto. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-34." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_026
100th/442nd Veterans Association [administrative records] (ddr-csujad-1-70)
doc 100th/442nd Veterans Association [administrative records] (ddr-csujad-1-70)
Administrative records of 100th/442nd Veterans Association. Includes a board of directors meeting agenda on April 7, 2001, the treasurer's report on April 7, 2001, minutes of the board meeting on March 3, 2001, a rotation system for assignments and activities as of January 1, 1999, and a photocopy of a letter of intent to purchase real ...
Go for broke: bulletin, Vol. XLVI, no. 1, January-March 1995 (ddr-csujad-1-183)
doc Go for broke: bulletin, Vol. XLVI, no. 1, January-March 1995 (ddr-csujad-1-183)
A bulletin published by 442nd Veterans Club: Go for broke, vol. XLVI, no. 1 (January-March 1995). The issue's title: A day for remembering. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_10_002
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