Prejudice and Patriotism: Opening Reception and Ceremony
Saturday, November 14, 2009 2 PM - 4 PM at the Officers' Club Presidio of San Francisco
Date: Saturday November 14, 2009
There will be a celebratory special Opening Reception and Ceremony honoring World War II Nisei Veterans for the new exhibit Prejudice and Patriotism on Saturday, November 14, 2009 from 2pm - 4pm in the Moraga Room at the Officer's Club. This event will also feature a special performance by musician, author George Yoshida, who served in the MIS at Fort Snelling, and the celebrated J-Town Jazz Ensemble. Also included in the afternoon's activities will be a walking tour of the MIS story by the National Park Service rangers, a new documentary film on veteran of the MIS and Merrill's Marauders Roy Matsumoto and a panel discussion by MIS veterans, Major Gene Uratsu, Col. Tom Sakamoto, Col. Harry Fukuhara and Ranger Roy Matsumoto. For directions click here.
Join us for these other exciting Prejudice and Patriotism events at the Officers' Club Presidio of San Francisco!
After the Wars: A Photographer's Talk with Tom Graves
Thursday, November 19, 2009, 1:00 pm. - 3:00 pm and 3:00 pm. - 5:00 pm
Thursday Night at the Movies Thursday, November 19, 2009
6:30 pm. - 8:00 pm Officers' Club Presidio of San Francisco.
An American Story, The History of California’s Veterans
Mission in Manila: The Richard Sakakida Story
Prejudice and Patriotism