National Day of Remembrance: 80 Years of Reckoning

National Day of Remembrance: 80 Years of Reckoning


February 18, 2022 February 20, 2022

Please join us for the "National Day of Remembrance: 80 Years of Reckoning" with the National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History, Friends of Minidoka, Japanese American National Museum, Japanese American Citizens League - National and the Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation will commemorate this year’s National Day of Remembrance with virtual events from February 18-20. The commemoration marks 80 years since President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which led to the forced removal and incarceration of more than 120,000 Japanese Americans during World War II.
Learn more about the National Day of Remembrance and view the full schedule of events, speakers and links on the National Museum of American History’s website. No registration necessary, just go to the YouTube links at the assigned time.
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