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.

Veterans' organizations (266)

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Aloha dance (ddr-densho-114-462)
img Aloha dance (ddr-densho-114-462)
This dance took place at Nisei Veterans Committee Hall.
Golf Tournament (ddr-densho-114-456)
img Golf Tournament (ddr-densho-114-456)
Golf Tournament sponsored by the Nisei Veterans Commitee.
Nisei Veterans Committee bazaar (ddr-densho-114-448)
img Nisei Veterans Committee bazaar (ddr-densho-114-448)
This bazaar was held at the Nisei Veterans Committee Clubhouse.
Memorial Day parade (ddr-densho-114-442)
img Memorial Day parade (ddr-densho-114-442)
This parade honoring veterans took place in downtown Seattle, Washington.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-576)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-576)
This memorial service took place at the Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
10th Anniversary Movie (ddr-densho-114-215)
img 10th Anniversary Movie (ddr-densho-114-215)
This event took place at the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee Hall.
Reunion dance (ddr-densho-114-440)
img Reunion dance (ddr-densho-114-440)
This dance, part of the National Nisei Veterans Reunion, took place in the Spanish Ballroom of the Olympic Hotel.
Art Abe Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-206-28)
vh Art Abe Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-206-28)
Joining the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee, remodeling their original clubhouse
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, Vol. 20 (May 15, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-20)
ds Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, Vol. 20 (May 15, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-20)
Selected article titles: "Fiction Can Be Damaging" (p.1), "Norman Thomas to Be Honored at 18th Biennial" (p.1), "442nd Veterans Join Nat'l JACL in May 30 Rites" (p.1), "Pension Rights for Evacuees on Ballot" (p.1), "Watering Down Rights Bill?" (p.2), "Sansei Urged to Keep Japanese Heritage" (p.3).
[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, Peggy Pi__] (ddr-csujad-1-131)
img [Mini-reunion, Peggy Pi__] (ddr-csujad-1-131)
A photograph includes Peggy Pi__. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-76." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_057
Mini-Reunion of AT Chapter with the 100th B Chapter (ddr-csujad-1-181)
doc Mini-Reunion of AT Chapter with the 100th B Chapter (ddr-csujad-1-181)
A note of the Mini-reunion. "Mini-Reunion of AT Chapter with the 100th B Chapter, 4-Queens Hotel, Las Vegas, 10/9/95 thru 10/13/95. Photo's by Hiroshi Kaku, New York." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_107
[Mini-reunion] (ddr-csujad-1-158)
img [Mini-reunion] (ddr-csujad-1-158)
A photograph of the reunion. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-99." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_084
[Mini-reunion] (ddr-csujad-1-156)
img [Mini-reunion] (ddr-csujad-1-156)
A photograph of the reunion. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-98." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_082
Sixty-fifth anniversary of the rescue of the lost battalion (ddr-csujad-1-202)
doc Sixty-fifth anniversary of the rescue of the lost battalion (ddr-csujad-1-202)
An invitation to the Homecoming for Heroes Tribute Dinner in honor of the 65th Anniversary of the rescue of the Texas 1st Battalion 141st Infantry Regiment by 442nd Regimental Combat Team held at Hyatt Regency Houston, Houston Texas, on Sunday November 1, 2009. Includes a blank sheet for contributions with a return envelope, and a blank ...
[Mini-reunion, room] (ddr-csujad-1-167)
img [Mini-reunion, room] (ddr-csujad-1-167)
A photograph includes four attendees in a hotel room. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101295-139." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_093
[Mini-reunion, room] (ddr-csujad-1-177)
img [Mini-reunion, room] (ddr-csujad-1-177)
A photograph of attendees in a hotel room. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101295-148." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_103
[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
Golden Anniversary Reunion, 442 RCT (ddr-csujad-1-194)
doc Golden Anniversary Reunion, 442 RCT (ddr-csujad-1-194)
A sticker of Golden Anniversary Reunion, 442 RCT, March 23, 1993. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_03_06_001
[Mini-reunion, group photograph] (ddr-csujad-1-125)
img [Mini-reunion, group photograph] (ddr-csujad-1-125)
A group photograph of attendees. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-61." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_051
[Mini-reunion, shop] (ddr-csujad-1-134)
img [Mini-reunion, shop] (ddr-csujad-1-134)
A photograph of attendees in a shop. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-72." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_060
[Mini-reunion, buffet] (ddr-csujad-1-142)
img [Mini-reunion, buffet] (ddr-csujad-1-142)
A photograph of attendees at a buffet. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-83." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_068
[Mini-reunion, Masato Doi, Toro Hirose, Henry Ikemoto, and Seiya Tanaka] (ddr-csujad-1-84)
img [Mini-reunion, Masato Doi, Toro Hirose, Henry Ikemoto, and Seiya Tanaka] (ddr-csujad-1-84)
A photograph of Masato Doi, Toro Hirose, Henry Ikemoto, and Seiya Tanaka from left to right. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "100995-16." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_010
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