Posts made in September, 2013

Return of the Sword Ceremony

Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 in Events, General | 0 comments

Return of the Sword Ceremony

Ceremony that Symbolizes Peace and Friendship  – Uniting Two Families, Two Cities and Two Countries – On Saturday, September 21st, the “Return of the Sword” ceremony will be taken place at the Como Park. Ninety-four year old World War II veteran, Orval Amdahl, of Lanesboro, Minnesota, will return a sword, kept for sixty eight years, to its original owner, the Motomura family of Nagasaki.  Tadahiro Motomura will represent his father in receiving the sword. Captain Orval Armdahl arrived in Nagasaki in September 1945, with the Second Marine Division, one of the first military units to serve with the Occupation Forces in Japan. One day Capt. Amdahl walked...

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September Newsletter 2013

Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in Newsletter/Tsushin | 0 comments

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