Nisei Veterans Committee Memorial Hall Tour and Luncheon (JUMP)

Date: September 10, 2017

In coordination with the Japan-America Society of the State of Washington and the Nisei Veterans Committee, Sasakawa USA’s Japan-US Military Program (JUMP) hosted an event in Seattle, Washington honoring the Nisei Veterans—second-generation Japanese-Americans who served in the segregated 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team (RCT) and the Military Intelligence Service (MIS), during World War II.

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JUMP event honors Nisei veterans, celebrates U.S.-Japan alliance

Author: Christa Desrets

Categories: Sasakawa USA Blog

Members of the U.S. Army, the U.S. Air Force, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Forces, along with members of the broader Seattle community came together at this Sasakawa USA Japan-US Military Program (JUMP) event to honor the Nisei Veterans who served in the segregated 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team (RCT) and the Military Intelligence Service (MIS), during World War II.

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Twenty-Five Years of U.S.-Japan Relations: Baseball, Bashing, and Bilateral Cooperation

Date: May 12, 2016

Sasakawa USA and The National Bureau of Asian Research looked back on the past 25 years of the U.S.-Japan relationship with an emphasis on the unlikely role of the Seattle Mariners.

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