Educational Videos

City Stream: Voices of Nisei Veterans Exhibit

The Nisei Veterans Hall has been a gathering place for decades, a place to socialize and build community. Now it can add historical museum to its list of offerings. Shannon Gee finds out how the Nisei Veterans Hall has grown from community center to educational resource.

City Stream: Nisei Veterans' Hall Traditions

For decades the Nisei Veterans` Hall has been a community gathering place, with one of the most popular events being afternoon dances for seniors. Now, the next generation is stepping up to keep the dances going while sharing the history and legacy of the Japanese American Veterans of World War Two.

Discovery: 442nd Regiment of WWII

Short documentary of the all-Nisei 442nd Regiment.

"Journey of Heroes" comic book depicts soldiers' experiences in WWII

A "Journey of Heroes" comic book depicts the 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team's experiences in World War II.

Densho Oral History - Frank S. Fujii

Frank S. Fujii describes how he was reunited with his father at the Minidoka incarceration camp, Idaho, after nearly three years.

Densho Oral History - George Morihiro

George Morihiro talks about entering the Puyallup Assembly Center and how "the day you walked through that gate, you know you lost something."

Witness: Inspiring true story of Nisei soldiers

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- An incredible group of Japanese-American soldiers in World War II changed the world and touched many lives with their dignity and honor.

Reflections on Minidoka by Alton Chung

The true story of Alton's journey to the Minidoka Relocation Camp site at Hunt, Idaho and of his encounter there with an 89 year old former internee. She was 23 when she left this Japanese American incarceration camp and this was her first visit back to the site after 66 years.

Good Things Grow From Horse Manure by Sam Mitsui

Sam Mitsui at NVC Memorial Hall. Sam recorded in 2015, pictures added for presentation in 2016. Pictures from Sam and from Densho archive.