Margaret Miyauchi-Leong

Margaret Miyauchi-Leong is a Shin Nisei born and raised in the Greater Los Angeles Area. She has been active in the Kagoshima Kenjinkai throughout her life. She is proud to have the opportunity to be involved in the many Asian American organizations that Los Angeles has to offer.

Updated April 2009

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The Invaluable Opportunities Afforded by Actively Taking Part in a Kenjinkai

The mere mention of Kagoshima Kenjinkai brings back a flood of memories.

I remember association dinners at San Kwo Low Chinese Restaurant on the second floor on First Street in Little Tokyo. We were kids who were brought to the dinners by our Issei parents who would never leave their children home with a baby sitter, it was not the thing to do. It was one of the few times in the year that we got to go out and enjoy dinner that was not home cooked. After consuming the meals as quickly as it was brought out, we would ...

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