Van Troi Torches a Japanese Imperalist Flag

Alan Ohashi1972-08-20

Visual Communications Media

Visual Communications Media
Los Angeles, United States

Along Los Angeles Little Tokyo's historic First Street, youth members of the Van Troi Anti-Imperialist Youth Brigade disrupt the Nisei Week Grand Parade by torching a Japanese imperialist flag to protest Japan militarism and the Vietnam War.


  • Title: Van Troi Torches a Japanese Imperalist Flag
  • Creator: Alan Ohashi
  • Date Created: 1972-08-20
  • Location Created: East First Street, Los Angeles Little Tokyo
  • Type: Photograph
  • Rights: Visual Communications Photographic Archive
  • Medium: 35mm Film Negative
  • Collection: George T. Ishizuka and Harukichi Nakamura Asian American Movement Collection

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