Sunday, June 4, 2017 Harris United Methodist Church, Honolulu, Hawaii
Many gethered today to attend the book launch reception for Ted's new book entitled: My Life's Journey: A Memoir
Spnsored by the NVLC, Watermark Publishing is pleased to announced the release of this riveting new memoir by Ted Tsukiyama -- veteran, attorney, community leader, historian and public speaker.
Sunday, February 26, 2017, Natsunoya Tea House, Honolulu, Hawaii
Approximately 70 MIS veterans, family members and friends gathered for their annual club luncheon today.
The lucheon featured Japanese food, lots of door prizes and a time for family members to recognize the vetarans.
The Consul General of Japan, Yasushi Misawa, addressed the group as the keynote speaker.
The 2017 Officers of the MIS Veterans Club include:
President George Arine
First Vice President Sherman Takao
Second Vice President Glen Arakaki
Honolulu, Hawaii. The NVLC's permanent exhibit titled, "Hawaii Nisei Veterans", opened at the Honolulu International Airport today. The dedication ceremony was attended by veterans, dignitaries, family and friends. Among the veterans present were Kenji Ego and Robert Kishnami of the 442nd RCT and former governor Ariyoshi and Herbert Yanamura of the MIS. NVLC's President Deguchi stated, "this exhbit is part of our ongoing commitment to promote the incredible story of the veterans." It highlights the legacy of all four Nisei units.
Sunday, September 25, 2016. The 11th Annual Joint Memorial Service was held today at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl), Honolulu, Hawaii. A crowd of 400 including veterans, friends and family members, gathered to pay tribute to the all those who served in the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Military Intelligence Service and 1399th Engineer Construction Battalion. This year's theme, "Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future"', coincides with the upcoming commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.