Consul-General MIKAMI Yoichi attends the 2022 Amache Pilgrimage Memorial Ceremony (May 21, 2022)
On Saturday, May 21, 2022, Consul-General MIKAMI Yoichi attended the 2022 Amache Pilgrimage Memorial Ceremony held at the Amache Camp where many Japanese-Americans were interned during the WWII.
This year is the 44th memorial ceremony to be held. It is held every year in May to honor and remember the 120 individuals who died in the camp and the 31 enlisted soldiers who lost their lives on the battlefield in Europe. Approximately 200 people, not only from Colorado and but also from other states, attended the ceremony.