The 100th Infantry Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team/Military Intelligence Service/1399th Eng Construction Battalion Veterans & the Friends & Family of Nisei Veterans (FFNV) Las Vegas Mini-Reunion 2018
This year’s annual reunion hosted by the Friends & Family of Nisei Veterans (FFNV) will be held at the California Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas in October. Some of us are again joining with Lawson Sakai’s FFNV group. It was so enjoyable and fun last year
Attend and you will be able to meet friends and families of the 100th, 442nd, MIS, 1399 and other friends from the West Coast and other areas. There will be a welcome banquet on Monday nite (15th) and and a farewell banquet luncheon on Wednesday (17th). We’ll as usual have our own Hospitality Room. We have several days of slot tournaments, shopping excursions and of course all the gambling you wish for.
A group tour is being organized from Hawaii for the dates of October 14 to October 19, 2018 (5 nights). See the Registration form below.
The payment deadline to join the tour is Tuesday, August 8th.
Any questions, call S&D member and tour organizer Ann Kabasawa at 781-8540 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALL ARE WELCOME TO COME AND HAVE FUN!!!!
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To All 442nd Veterans, Families and Friends
On June 25, 2018, the California State Senate will be passing a resolution honoring the 75th anniversary of the formation of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. The Go For Broke National Education Center wishes to extend an invitation to our veterans, families and friends in Hawaii in hopes that some can join us in Sacramento for this event.
Here is an informational letter on the event.
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For any questions and to attend, please contact Ms. Erin Sato of the Go For Broke NEC.
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On Sunday, June 17 from 3:00 pm, the 100th Infantry Battalion Veterans Club will have a free multimedia music concert by the duo No No Boy from Providence, Rhode Island at the 100th Clubhouse on Kamoku Street. Their songs highlight the Asian-American experience including the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII. They will be performing with Joy Teraoka, the widow of 100th veteran Dr. Denis Teraoka of Dog Company, who performed with various professional music groups while interned in Heart Mountain and currently performs with the well-known local group, The Ebb Tides. See flyer below.
Parking is at Ala Wai Elementary School.
Space is limited so please RSVP to reserve a seat by June 10 by contacting Jayne Hirata, 100th Club office manager at (808)946-0272 or email@example.com.
Also, if someone would like to have the No No Boy duo come to their venue to perform or to speak, please contact Jayne. They will be in Hawaii from June 12 to 21.
Mahalo for your support!
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Aloha to the families and friends of the Sons and Daughters of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team,
Dear Members and Friends,
The time will soon arrive for Admiral Harry B. Harris, Jr. to complete his current assignment as the 24th Commander, United States Pacific Command (USPACOM) to become the United States Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Australia.
We encourage you to still register to attend the special Aloha Luncheon for Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr. and his wife Ms. Bruni Bradley. For many, many years Admiral Harris has been a staunch supporter and admirer of the Nisei veterans including our fathers of the 442nd RCT and has spoken at anniversary banquets and other 442nd related events.
The Aloha Luncheon will be on Saturday, April 21, 10:30 to 2:30 at the Hale Koa Hotel, DeRussy Hall 2nd floor, 2055 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Hawaii. The flyer/registration form for the Aloha Luncheon can be found below.
There are already a number of members registered and anyone else interested in attending to honor and thank Admiral Harris and his wife should submit the registration form with payment to the 100th Infantry Battalion Veterans no later than March 28. DeRussy Hall can hold up to 370 people so let’s fill the hall with the maximum of 370 Harris well-wishers for their continuing service to our country!
Mahalo nui loa,
Sons and Daughters of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team officers
Fill out the reservation form and submit with total payment BY MARCH 28, 2018 to the following receiving organization:
100th Infantry Battalion Veterans
520 Kamoku Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96826
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Kapiolani Community College (KCC) Cactus Garden clean up
The Kapiolani Community College Alumni and Friends Association sends the following:
Respectfully requesting your help this semester!!
Please join us at this semester’s Campus Service Project: Cactus Garden Clean up. The KCC Cactus Garden is the crown jewel of our campus. Cactus Garden creator and 442nd Veteran Mr. Moriso Teraoka and Mr. Sam Camp maintains the Cactus garden with a team of dedicated students and community volunteers. Once a semester, they call upon the KCC Ohana to help them maintain the world famous garden that is on our campus for one Saturday morning. For the last 16 years, KCC Cactus Garden Clean-up project have brought the dedicated campus groups such as the Student Activities Board, dedicated faculty/staff, students as well as our community friends to assist in making our campus look great.
This semester’s clean-up is on
March 3, 2018 Saturday at 7:45am to 12 noon.
Please meet us at the Ilima building courtyard. Please bring your gloves, work clothes, gardening tools, and lots of Aloha. Proudly sponsored by the KCC Student Activities Board
Kalani M. Fujiwara, Lecturer, Political Science
Vice-President, KCC Alumni and Friends Association
University of Hawaii, Kapi’olani Community College
Arts & Science Division, Social Sciences
4303 Diamond Head Road, Manono 112
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816, USA
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