Lessons Learned from History

Photos courtesy of Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

Photos courtesy of Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii held a regional youth summit May 17 at the museum on the topic of Japanese American incarceration during World War II.

The program engaged young people in a conversation about the nation’s past and its lessons for today, and was sponsored by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in collaboration with affiliated museums.

This photo of Honouliuli interment camp was taken ca. 1945-46. Photograph by R. H. Lodge. Courtesy of Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii / AR 19 Collection

This photo of Honouliuli interment camp was taken ca. 1945-46. Photograph by R. H. Lodge. Courtesy of Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii / AR 19 Collection


The summit featured a panel discussion with experts, young people and family members of those who were incarcerated at Honouliuli Internment Camp.

(For more information, visit www.pacificaviationmuseum.org.)

052716-19

052716-20

052716-21

Share and Enjoy:
  • Print
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Bookmarks
  • email
  • RSS

Category: Life & Leisure