2017 Autumn Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals (November 3, 2017)
November 8, 2017
The Government of Japan announced on November 3, the 2017 Autumn Conferment of Decorations on ForeignNationals for their outstanding contribution to their respective areas. The Consulate-General of Japan in Denver therefore wishes it to be known that the following recipient from within the jurisdiction of the Consulate-General of Japan in Denver shall be conferred with decorations in recognition of his endeavors. The details of the recipient are as follows:
Judge Kerry Steven Hada
Former Judge of City and County of Denver, former President of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association Colorado and former Board
Member of the Japanese American National Museum
Judge Hada has been awarded The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays for his contribution to enhancing the social status of Japanese Americans in the United States.