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Day of Remembrance
Sunday, February 19, 2012 - 2:00pm to Sunday, February 19, 2012 - 4:00pm

WHAT: Day of Rememberance

WHEN: Sunday, February 19, 2012, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

WHERE:  Hoffman Hall, Portland State University, 1833 SW 11th Ave 

 

Seventy years ago, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, which sent over 120,000 Americans of Japanese Ancestry to American Concentration Camps. Join us as we honor those whose lives were affected by the order and those Nikkei warriors who fought for their country.

Panel Discussion Moderated by Linda Tamura

Performance by the Minidoka Swing Band

Special Presentation to former internees attending

Free admission to the public.

For more information on this event, please contact Laura Baxter at: lcbaxter@frontier.com.