2019 JA Memorial Day Service at JACCC

The Japanese American National War Memorial Court (pictured during last year’s ceremony) is dedicated to service members killed in World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and other conflicts.

The Americans of Japanese Ancestry WWII Memorial Alliance, Japanese American Korean War Veterans, Japanese American Vietnam Veterans Memorial Committee and Veterans Memorial Court Alliance announced that on Saturday, May 25, at 11 a.m., the annual Memorial Day service to honor all Japanese Americans who gave their lives in our nation’s wars will be held adjacent to the Japanese American National War Memorial Court (Memorial Court) at the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC), located at 244 S. San Pedro St. in Little Tokyo.

“Our community and nation are forever indebted to these Japanese Americans from all wars, whose names are engraved on the four monuments in the Memorial Court, for their supreme sacrifices for the United States of America,” organizers said. “We invite fellow veterans, active-duty personnel and all member