Asian Pacific American Heroes of World War II

Major General Antonio Taguba (Ret.) delivered the keynote address of a program commemorating the military service of Asian Pacific… read more

Major General Antonio Taguba (Ret.) delivered the keynote address of a program commemorating the military service of Asian Pacific Americans.

Then Assistant Director L. Tammy Duckworth gave greetings from the Department of Veterans Affairs, introduced by Mr. Robert Patrick. 

This was the concluding portion of the opening ceremonies for the program, “Unsung Heroes: Asian Pacific American Heroism during World War II.” The Veterans History Project of the American Folklife Center and the Library of Congress Asian Division Friends Society held this event in the Kluge Room of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress on Monday, October 26, 2009. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
289639-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 14, 2009
Last Aired:
Nov 15, 2009

Airing Details

  • Nov 14, 2009 | 2:39pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 14, 2009 | 8:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 15, 2009 | 2:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 15, 2009 | 8:42am EST | C-SPAN 3
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