Nikkei History

1988

Japanese Canadian Redress is achieved on September 22nd. The Prime Minister of Canada formally apologizes for the wrongful incarceration, seizure of property and the disenfranchisement of thousands of Canadians of Japanese ancestry. The Redress settlement will include individual compensation for the survivors.

Art Miki and the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney
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Art Miki and the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney sign the Japanese Canadian Redress agreement, Ottawa, Ont., September 22, 1988. Gordon King, photographer. Roy Miki Collection. Japanese Canadian National Museum 94/64.5.001.

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