The National Park Service is updating the replica WWII Honor Roll located at the front entrance of Minidoka National Historic Site in Jerome, Idaho. The Minidoka National Historic Site staff are requesting help in getting this news out to the greater Japanese American community through your newsletters, publications, social media pages, and email list serves.
Project Summary: From DECEMBER 2021 until JANUARY 31, 2022, Minidoka National Historic Site staff is accepting applications to add Minidoka WWII veterans onto the Honor Roll. if their names have not yet been listed or need to be corrected. Only WWII veterans who have direct family ties to Minidoka are eligible for inclusion on the Minidoka Honor Roll. Veterans include those who served between 12/7/1941 and 12/31/1946, whether in the 442nd RCT, the Military Intelligence Service, the Women’s Army Corps, the Army Nurse Corps, and/or the Cadet Nurse Corps.
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How to apply: For details on how to apply and to review the current replica Honor Roll name list go to https://go.nps.gov/minidokahonor. Interested parties can contact Minidoka NHS staff by email (preferred), phone, or mail.
Minidoka National Historic Site
1428 Hunt Rd. Jerome, Idaho 83338