Jan and Nancy are Invited to Honolulu Sunday, January 8, 2017
On December 27, 2016, Jan Thompson and Nancy Kragh were invited to attend Pearl Harbor by the White House to hear the remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Abe.
In addition, they had the opportunity to visit the Punch Bowl and met with the Director about a memorial for the hell ship Enoura Maru men. They located the 20 stones all saying; 22 (some 15, 20) Unknowns, January 9, 1944.
See photos below of their visit.
Success of Angelina Jolie's Movie "Unbroken" Highlights Untold Stories of World War II POWs Wednesday, March 4, 2015
American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor Supports Surviving Veterans, Can Help Journalists Connect with Former Prisoners of War of Japan.
The box office success of "Unbroken," a movie about the true-life war-time experience of Olympian Louis Zamperini, has brought new attention to the issue of the appalling treatment by Imperial Japan of its prisoners of war during World War II. Read entire Press Release.
Welcome to the Updated ADBC Memorial Society Web Site Saturday, June 21, 2014
We're pleased to welcome you to our new and updated Web site. We hope you'll visit often.
Please let us know of any resources you'd like to see, whether they be books, links, images, or videos.
We welcome your contact with us.
'Till next time.
ADBC Memorial Society Board