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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 (70)
Veterans' organizations (264)

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Masao Watanabe Segment 44 (ddr-densho-1000-103-44)
vh Masao Watanabe Segment 44 (ddr-densho-1000-103-44)
Forming the Nisei Veterans Committee in recognition of unique wartime experiences

At the time this interview was taped, Mr. Watanabe was recovering from a recent series of cancer treatments.

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
Louise Kashino Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-31-25)
vh Louise Kashino Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-31-25)
Beginnings of the Nisei Veterans Committee and the Women's Auxiliary

For the first hour of this interview, an additional camera crew from KCTS Television was also present.

Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-9-23)
vh Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-9-23)
The Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee, beginnings and background
Hideo Hoshide Interview II Segment 36 (ddr-densho-1000-185-36)
vh Hideo Hoshide Interview II Segment 36 (ddr-densho-1000-185-36)
Involvement with the Nisei Veterans Committee newsletter for thirty years
Paul Bannai Interview II Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-150-10)
vh Paul Bannai Interview II Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-150-10)
Working on projects to recognize wartime experiences of Nisei veterans and Japanese Americans
Military Intelligence Service Club of Southern California, No. 2, 2000 (ddr-csujad-1-72)
doc Military Intelligence Service Club of Southern California, No. 2, 2000 (ddr-csujad-1-72)
An issue of "Military Intelligence Service Club of Southern California" published in 2000. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_07_001
[Mini-reunion, Mrs. Rose Nishio, Mrs. Gladys Murakami] (ddr-csujad-1-97)
img [Mini-reunion, Mrs. Rose Nishio, Mrs. Gladys Murakami] (ddr-csujad-1-97)
A photograph of Mrs. Rose Nishio and Mrs. Gladys Murakami. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-33." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_023
[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, Henry Y. Ikemoto] (ddr-csujad-1-143)
img [Mini-reunion, Henry Y. Ikemoto] (ddr-csujad-1-143)
A photograph of Henry Y. Ikemoto. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101195-88." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_069
[Mini-reunion, Kuni Hisatomi and Shiro Yamamoto] (ddr-csujad-1-86)
img [Mini-reunion, Kuni Hisatomi and Shiro Yamamoto] (ddr-csujad-1-86)
A photograph includes Kuni Hisatomi and Shiro Yamamoto. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "100995-17." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_012
[Mini-reunion, room] (ddr-csujad-1-172)
img [Mini-reunion, room] (ddr-csujad-1-172)
A photograph of attendees in a hotel room. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101295-141." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_098
[Mini-reunion, Chappie Kishaba] (ddr-csujad-1-111)
img [Mini-reunion, Chappie Kishaba] (ddr-csujad-1-111)
A photograph of Chappie Kishaba. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-48." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_037
[Mini-reunion, group photograph] (ddr-csujad-1-124)
img [Mini-reunion, group photograph] (ddr-csujad-1-124)
A group photograph of attendees. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-58." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_050
Americans of of Japanese Ancestry WWII Memorial Alliance (ddr-csujad-1-201)
doc Americans of of Japanese Ancestry WWII Memorial Alliance (ddr-csujad-1-201)
A list of the Americans of Japanese ancestry who served in the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, and Military Intelligence Service. The information was collected by Jim Yamashita and volunteers with the support from Americans of Japanese Ancestry WWII Memorial Alliance for "Echoes of silence," an educational project dedicated to honoring the Nisei soldiers ...
[Mini-reunion, Ernie Maruyama, Henry Ikemoto, Roy Nishio, Dave Kawagoye] (ddr-csujad-1-96)
img [Mini-reunion, Ernie Maruyama, Henry Ikemoto, Roy Nishio, Dave Kawagoye] (ddr-csujad-1-96)
A photograph of Ernie Maruyama, Henry Ikemoto, Roy Nishio, and Dave Kawagoye. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-30." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_022
[Mini-reunion, Tom Nakata, Hiroshi Kami, Goro and Yayo Inaba] (ddr-csujad-1-103)
img [Mini-reunion, Tom Nakata, Hiroshi Kami, Goro and Yayo Inaba] (ddr-csujad-1-103)
A photograph of Tom Nakata, Hiroshi Kami, and Goro and Yayo Inaba. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-40." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_029
[Mini-reunion, Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Murakami] (ddr-csujad-1-109)
img [Mini-reunion, Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Murakami] (ddr-csujad-1-109)
A photograph of Eddie Murakami and his wife. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-45." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_035
[Mini-reunion, Chappie Kishaba] (ddr-csujad-1-75)
img [Mini-reunion, Chappie Kishaba] (ddr-csujad-1-75)
A photograph includes Chappie Kishaba in black pants. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "100995-10." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_001
Veterans of Military Intelligence Service: second national reunion (ddr-csujad-1-197)
doc Veterans of Military Intelligence Service: second national reunion (ddr-csujad-1-197)
A booklet published for the second national reunion of Military Intelligence Service veterans. Includes a directory of veterans of Military Intelligence Service personnel. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_03_10_001
[Mini-reunion, Colonel Pi__] (ddr-csujad-1-175)
img [Mini-reunion, Colonel Pi__] (ddr-csujad-1-175)
A photograph of Colonel Pi__ and his wife Peggy, "C" Company in a hotel room. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101295-147." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_101
[Mini-reunion, Wally Kagawa, Molly Kishaba, Mildred Ikemoto] (ddr-csujad-1-114)
img [Mini-reunion, Wally Kagawa, Molly Kishaba, Mildred Ikemoto] (ddr-csujad-1-114)
A photograph includes Wally Kagawa, Molly Kishaba, Mildred Ikemoto. Recorded number on the back side of the photograph: "101095-47." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_08_040
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