This display showcases pictures and videos about Chinese American World War II veterans and the Congressional Gold Medal they received.
The videos include:
- “Congressional Gold Medal Recipients: Chinese American Veterans” – talks about Chinese American WWII veterans and provides a historical background of the Chinese American community at that time
- “Square and Circle Presents: Congress Honors Chinese American WWII Veterans” – describes how the Chinese American community lobbied Congress to give our Chinese American WWII veterans a Congressional Gold Medal and highlights the Washington, DC, ceremony that conferred the medal
- “Square and Circle Presents: WWII Veterans Remembered” – the experiences of five Chinese American WWII veterans as told by the niece and daughters who are members of the Square and Circle Club
Presented by the APIA Biography Project and the Square and Circle Club.
Banner image: Sgt. George Eng, US Army Air Corps.