05/29/22 - posted by Paul Judge
Yes, Memorial Day, observed on the last Monday of May, is to remember those fallen and lost in war.
Veteran's Day, originally Armistice Day, November 11th is to honor those who served in the nation's defense in war and peace time.

Here's a less told story of a portion of our community, many whom and their family moved from Chinatown to live and grow up in the Outsidelands.

"Memorial Day for Chinatown’s war heroes" by Carl Nolte SF Chronicle, May 28, 2022
New exhibition examines the nearly unknown story of Chinese American men and women who served their country — and those who have been nearly forgotten.


“Chinatown to Battleground” exhibit

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