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WWII involved civilians more than any previous war, not only due to the millions killed in bombings and imprisonment, but also the wholehearted participation of those at home sacrificing for the sake of the armies, defending against attacks, maintaining farming and industry despite the absence of those away fighting, awaiting news of loved ones. 1,029 more words
When my mother-in-law turned 88, we followed Japanese tradition and had a special birthday celebration at a country club with all of the extended family. She had made sure we were aware the 88th was special in Japanese tradition, and that we knew hers was approaching. 395 more words
Their numbers are dwindling, but their courage and service will never be forgotten, and so on Sunday, Japanese-Americans who served in World War II were honored at Punchbowl. 113 more words
Variety Legit Editor Gordon Cox reports..
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“‘Allegiance’, the Broadway musical that starred George Takei in a four-month run last season, will come to movie theaters around the country in a one-night-only December screening presented by Fathom Events, the distributor of alternative cinema content.
By Susie Ling for MOHPG’s Preservation Conversation, November 2014
Paul Tsuneishi was born in Monrovia in 1923. Paul was the sixth of ten children and the Tsuneishis were one of the largest Japanese American families of Monrovia before World War II. 865 more words