On November 11, the Japanese Canadian Remembrance Day ceremony was held at the Japanese Canadian War Memorial in Stanley Park, Vancouver, B.C.
After the ceremony, we interviewed five Japanese Canadians whose family members served during the First and Second World Wars as Canadians.
Interviewees are Mr. David Mitsui, Mr. Ken Iwaasa, Mr. Justin Ault, Mr. David Iwaasa, and Ms. Lorene Oikawa.
(Video by Saito Koichi, Interviewed by Naomi Mishima)
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