BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5234@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20161105T000000Z DTEND:20161105T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Join us for a special performance of moments from the life of a Nikkei First World War veteran. 50 minute performance followed by talkbac k session with actor Kevin Takahide Lee** &amp\; Writer/Director Yvette Du dley-Neuman**. &nbsp\;Presented by the City of Surrey\, Heritage Services. \n\nZennosuke Inouye was a prominent Surrey businessman\, chauffeur\, and veteran of World War I. &nbsp\;After the war\, he purchased 80 acres of la nd in Strawberry Hills through the Soldier&rsquo\;s Settlement Board and b uilt a pioneer homestead. He was President of the Surrey Berry Growers&rsq uo\; Association and a volunteer at the Japanese Language School. During W orld War II\, he and his family endured the hardship of the internment cam ps and the repossession of his farmland\, profitable business and home. &n bsp\;He wrote 80 letters to &nbsp\;government offices and ministers\, figh ting to regain his land. He is the only Japanese Canadian war veteran to h ave his land returned to him.\n\nRSVP jcnm@nikkeiplace.org | 604.777.7000 ext.109.\n\nThis theatrical presentation is part of the City of Surrey&rsq uo\;s Heritage Re-Enactment program: http://www.surrey.ca/culture-recreati on/11469.aspx\n\n**The participation of these Artists are arranged by perm ission of Canadian Actors&rsquo\; Equity Association. SUMMARY:Zennosuke Inouye Re-enactment URL:/en/events/2016/11/05/zennosuke-inouye-re-enactment/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR