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BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 2/21/23
On Sunday, February 19, more than 350 people from the Japanese American community gathered at the San José Buddhist Church Betsuin Hall for the 43rd annual Day of Remembrance.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 2/20/20
On February 16, the San Jose Day of Remembrance held its 40th annual event with the second-highest attendance ever - more than 550 people.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 2/20/13
On Feb. 17, the San José Day of Remembrance program commemorated the anniversary of Executive Order 9066 issued by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 19, 1942.
BY staff | San José, CA | 1/27/13
On Jan. 26, there was a commemoration of Fred Korematsu, one of the Japanese Americans who resisted the World War II U.S. concentration camps for Japanese Americans.
BY staff | Berkeley, CA | 3/04/12
Long time anti-war activist Iwao Lewis Suzuki was awarded the Clifford I. Uyeda Peace and Humanitarian award at the Day of Remembrance program in San Francisco, California on February 19, 2012.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 2/21/12
On Feb. 19, more than 425 people attended the 32nd Annual Day of Remembrance event in San José Japantown organized by the Nihonmachi (Japantown) Outreach Committee (NOC).
BY staff | San José, CA | 2/21/11
More than 300 people packed the San Jose Buddhist Church hall on Feb. 20 to attend the 31st annual Day of Remembrance event in San Jose. This event commemorates Executive Order 9066 that was issued on Feb. 19, 1942 and which led to the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans in U.S. concentration camps during World War II.
BY Naomi Nakamura | San Jose, CA | 3/01/02
More than 200 people gathered at the Buddhist Church in San Jose's Japantown, Feb. 17, for the annual Day of Remembrance program.
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