Legion of Honor:

Eighteen Nisei veterans on Maui receive the Chavalier de la Legion d’Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honor)for liberating France from German occupation. An exhibit about them is at the NVMC Education Center.

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Internees, veterans enrich students’ experience

Eighteen Hui Malama Learning Center students participated in the NVMC education outreach activity in an education, thought-provoking and, at times, emotional experience.

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Documentary maker adds to preschool support

The director and screenwriter of “Go for Broke! Memories of Hawaii Japanese Niseis” was bearing gifts when he stopped on Maui after his award-winning documentary was featured during the Honolulu Festival Internationally Acclaimed Movies segment of the 21st Annual Honolulu Festival.

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The story of 100th Infantry Battalion Officer Young Oak Kim

An early interview in NVMC archives tells the remarkable story one of the iconic 100th Infantry Battalion officer Young Oak Kim, who was interviewed by Eric Saul in the 1960s. These and other oral histories and biographies are available to the public at the NVMC.

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The Nisei Veterans Memorial Center is a living memorial guided by the valor and values of the Nisei veterans of World War II, and is committed to perpetuating their legacy through education and continuing service to all generations..

Executive Director Position at NVMC

Executive Director Position on Maui for Nisei Veterans Memorial Center


Upcoming Events

June 20, 2015 (Saturday)
Japanese Cultural Society of Maui/Maui Sons and Daughter of the Nisei Veterans, luncheon honoring the veterans, NVMC pavilion

September 27, 2015 (Saturday)
Joint Memorial Service, NVMC

November 7, 2015 (Saturday)
NVMC Annual Dinner at Elleair Ballroom, Maui Beach Hotel

December 5, 2015 (Saturday)
Chrysanthemum Festival