Anniversaries + Commemorations

Day of Remembrance

Signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 19, 1942, Executive Order 9066 called for the incarceration of approximately 120,000 Japanese Americans in the early stages of World War II. Every year, the National Museum of the Pacific War commemorates EO9066 as a reminder of the impact it has had on families, communities, and our country.

Memorial Day

Each year, on Memorial Day, we honor and remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

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Veterans Day

Each year, on Veterans Day, we commemorate veterans and their service to our country.

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Pearl Harbor Day

Each year, on December 7th, we commemorate the lives lost on that "fateful day". December 7th, 2023 marks the 82nd anniversary of "day of infamy".