2016 Manzanar Pilgrimage – Official Photo Essay

We’re rather late with photos from professional photographers Mark Kirchner and Geri Ferguson, but here’s our official photo essay from the 47th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage, held on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at the Manzanar National Historic Site.

Our thanks to Mark and Geri for once again providing us with their wonderful photographs. We deeply appreciate their amazing skill, outstanding work, dedication and generosity, and we hope you do, too!

LEAD PHOTO: Banners representing the ten American concentration camps in which Japanese Americans were unjustly incarcerated during World War II, the Crystal City Internment Camp and the 100th/442nd Regimental Combat Team/Military Intelligence Service are shown here in front of the cemetery at the Manzanar National Historic Site during the 47th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage on April 30, 2016. Photo: Mark Kirchner/Manzanar Committee.

47th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage – Photographs by Mark Kirchner and Geri Ferguson

214 photos by Mark Kirchner and Geri Ferguson; ©2016 Manzanar Committee. All rights reserved. Click on any photo to view a larger image, and to scroll/click through the gallery.

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  1. Thank you for the beautiful photo essay. Thank you Kerry for your hard work and for being my new friend. We brought wonderful memories of Manzanar and your dedication back to Wyoming. Love from Riverton, Wyoming, from Doug and Sheila Newlin

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