NVLC Traveling Exhibit Schedule

Unlikely Liberators at Schofield Barracks

04/23/2017

Yano Library, Schofield Barracks Army Post, Wahiawa, Hawaii

 

Twenty volunteers gathered on Sunday to set up the Unlikely Liberators Exhibit, which will be on display for a month at Yano Library.

The photographic exhibit depicts the remarkable story of the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion and the liberation of the Dachau Death March. Curated by military historian, Eric Saul, it documents the encounters between Nazi concentration camp prisoners...

Unlikely Liberators (Kahala Mall)

10/05/2015

A photo exhibit curated by military historian, Eric Saul, documents the encounters between Nazi concentration camp prisoners and Nisei soldiers of the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion. The 522nd was part of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, a segregated unit made up primarily of Japanese Americans who fought valiantly for the U.S. in World War II. In the war’s closing days, the 522nd came across sub-camps of the Dachau complex. GIs from the 522nd – some of whom had volunteered from U.S. “internment camps” where their families were imprisoned – came face to face with and assisted the sub-...

Unlikely Liberators (Temple Emanu-El)

08/20/2015

A photo exhibit curated by military historian, Eric Saul, documents the encounters between Nazi concentration camp prisoners and Nisei soldiers of the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion. The 522nd was part of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, a segregated unit made up primarily of Japanese Americans who fought valiantly for the U.S. in World War II. In the war’s closing days, the 522nd came across sub-camps of the Dachau complex. GIs from the 522nd – some of whom had volunteered from U.S. “internment camps” where their families were imprisoned – came face to face with and assisted the sub-...