The Nisei Veterans Committee along with the Japan-American Society and the Consulate General of Japan will hold a luncheon to celebrate Nisei veterans and the alliance between American and Japan. The event will be held on September 17 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the NVC Memorial Hall (1212 S. King St., Seattle, WA, 98144).
The event coincides with an annual training exercise between America and Japan at the Yakima Training Center. Forces from American and Japan along with officials from Joint Base Lewis-McChord and veterans will be at the event.
The event will include a luncheon, taiko drumming, speakers, and a video presentation featuring Nisei Veteran Sam Mitsui. The event is free and open to the public but pre-registration is necessary. Register at jassw.org/calendar/jas-calendar-2.