Chargé d’Affaires Joseph Young to Represent the United States of America at Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Memorial Ceremonies

Chargé d’Affaires Joseph Young will represent the United States of America at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony on August 6 and the Nagasaki Peace Memorial Ceremony on August 9, 2019. These remain days for somber reflection on the tragedy of human conflict and the importance of building a more peaceful world for future generations.

On behalf of the U.S. Mission in Japan, Chargé d’Affaires Joseph Young expresses his gratitude to the people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki for their steadfast dedication to the pursuit of peace around the world.