Letter: V-J Day parade sends questionable message


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

 


Liz McPherson

Seymour

To the editor:

I think it’s ironic that Seymour is trying to woo Japanese investors to Seymour and Jackson County, but we continue to celebrate V-J Day. We are, I believe, the only town in the United States that continues to celebrate this.

My father was in Pearl Harbor the day the Japanese bombed it, and he almost died. A lot of my friends who I grew up with are of Japanese heritage, and family members were interned in camps during World War II.

This story appears in the print edition of The Tribune. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in our e-Edition by clicking here.

comments powered by Disqus

All content copyright ©2014 The Tribune, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.