Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee Collection ddr-densho-114

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National Nisei Veterans Reunion (ddr-densho-114-502)
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Congressman Spark Matsunaga greeting supporters at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Congressman Matsunaga was the keynote speaker at the reunion event held at Seattle's Olympic Hotel.
Little league football team (ddr-densho-114-523)
img Little league football team (ddr-densho-114-523)
The Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee sponsored International Fighting Irish football team is playing against West Seattle at Garfield High School. The Fighting Irish won the game 26-0.
Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-529)
img Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-529)
Members of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee sponsored International Fighting Irish football team eating dinner at an awards banquet.
Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-530)
img Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-530)
This awards banquet was held in 1953 to honor the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee sponsored International Fighting Irish football team, which finished first in its league. In this photo two young footballers are receiving inspirational player awards from the coach.
Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-533)
img Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-533)
This awards banquet was held in 1953 to honor the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee-sponsored International Fighting Irish football team, which finished first in its league. In this photo a young footballer is receiving an outstanding player award.
Nisei linguists (ddr-densho-114-559)
img Nisei linguists (ddr-densho-114-559)
Nisei linguists marching to Japanese class at the Military Intelligence Service Language School.
MIS Language School class portrait (ddr-densho-114-560)
img MIS Language School class portrait (ddr-densho-114-560)
Military Intelligence Service Language School classroom portrait.
Nisei veteran (ddr-densho-114-561)
img Nisei veteran (ddr-densho-114-561)
Hiroshi Miyamura, a Medal of Honor recipient, is autographing books at Nisei Veterans Committee Hall.
Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-564)
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This memorial service was held at Lake View Cemetery.
Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-571)
img Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-571)
This funeral service, held at Maryknoll Catholic Church, is for a Nisei veteran killed in action during World War II.
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.
Nisei War Memorial Monument (ddr-densho-114-577)
img Nisei War Memorial Monument (ddr-densho-114-577)
Veterans place a wreath on the Nisei War Memorial Monument at Lake View Cemetery.
Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-578)
img Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-578)
This funeral service was held at the Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
French monument honoring Nisei soldiers (ddr-densho-114-579)
img French monument honoring Nisei soldiers (ddr-densho-114-579)
This monument in Biffontaine, France, was built and donated by Jean Bianchetti in remembrance of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.
Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-581)
img Funeral service (ddr-densho-114-581)
Nisei soldier giving the flag to a grieving mother.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-592)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-592)
This memorial service was held at the Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
Nisei memorial service (ddr-densho-114-597)
img Nisei memorial service (ddr-densho-114-597)
This memorial service, held at the First Methodist Church, is for 442nd Regimental Combat Team soldiers killed in action in Europe.
Nisei War Memorial Monument (ddr-densho-114-602)
img Nisei War Memorial Monument (ddr-densho-114-602)
Dr. Kelly Yamada of the JACL presenting a wreath at Lake View Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-613)
img Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-613)
Gold Star parents attending the service at Lake View Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-614)
img Memorial Day service (ddr-densho-114-614)
Issei parents attending the service at Lake View Cemetery in Seattle, Washington.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-638)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-638)
This memorial service, held at the Public Safety Building in downtown Seattle, is part of the National Nisei Veterans Reunion.
Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-646)
img Memorial service (ddr-densho-114-646)
The Hawaii delegation to the National Nisei Veterans Reunion poses in front of the memorial monument at the Public Safety Building in downtown Seattle.
Gold Star parents (ddr-densho-114-647)
img Gold Star parents (ddr-densho-114-647)
Gold Star parents attending a memorial service at the Public Safety Building in Seattle as part of the National Nisei Veterans Reunion.

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