Web Sites and other Links of Interest
Local Cleveland Sites of Interest
This site contains news of interest on all ethinic groups in Cleveland. This page has Japanese events of interest, but the main site lists all groups to pick from
Organization of young professionals that aims to build a strong community to attract and retain Asian Pacific Americans to the greater Cleveland area.
The Japanese American National Museum is the largest museum in the United States dedicated to sharing the experience of Americans of Japanese ancestry. The founding of the Museum is a story of high hopes, remarkable achievements, frustration, and ultimately, success. Like the saga of generations of Japanese Americans, it is a story of tenacity.
*Densho - Japanese-American incarceration during WWII
The Go For Broke National Education Center designed and built the Go For Broke Monument, the first of its kind in the mainland United States to commemorate the heroic role of the segregated Japanese American units of World War II, including the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Military Intelligence Service, 522nd Field Artillery Battalion, 232nd Combat Engineer Company, and the 1399th Engineer Construction Battalion.
This is an umbrella website representing a number of Japanese American Veterans' organizations throughout the United States. The site has its origins in the telling of the patriotic Nisei experience during WWII. Here, you will find compelling stories and information of the Japanese American veterans experience.
The mission of the National Association of Japan-America Societies is to strengthen cooperation and understanding between the peoples of Japan and the United States by providing programs, services, and information to and facilitating cooperation among its member societies throughout North America.