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Peace is folded into WWII story

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Masahiro Sasaki, brother of Sadako Sasaki, held hands with USS Arizona survivor Lauren Bruner during a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Friday. The two men were at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to honor Sadako Sasaki’s quest for peace and a new exhibit that will be dedicated to her. Pictured in the foreground is an origami crane which Bruner folded for Masahiro Sasaki and presented as a gift.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Thousands of origami cranes have been created by local and mainland volunteers in anticipation of the new Sadako Sasaki exhibit which will debut at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Saturday.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    An origami crane folded by U.S.S. Arizona survivor, Lauren Bruner, was presented to Masahiro Sasaki, brother to Sadako Sasaki, during a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Friday. The two men were at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to honor Sadako Sasaki's quest for peace and new exhibit dedicated to her which will debut on Saturday.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Masahiro Sasaki, brother of Sadako Sasaki, held the hand of U.S.S. Arizona survivor, Lauren Bruner, during a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Friday. The two men were at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to honor Sadako Sasaki's quest for peace and new exhibit dedicated to her which will debut on Saturday.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Sadako Sasaki was two years old and living in Hiroshima, Japan when the atomic bomb was dropped upon the city by U.S. forces on August 6, 1945. Sadako survived the blast but was subsequently diagnosed with leukemia due to radiation exposure at 11 years old.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Masahiro Sasaki was at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Friday in preparation for a new exhibit dedicated to his sister Sadako Sasaki. Sadako Sasaki was two years old and living in Hiroshima, Japan when the atomic bomb was dropped upon the city by U.S. forces. Sadako survived the blast but was subsequently diagnosed with leukemia due to radiation exposure at 11 years old.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Sadako Sasaki was two years old and living in Hiroshima, Japan when the atomic bomb was dropped upon the city by U.S. forces on August 6, 1945.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Masahiro Sasaki, brother of Sadako Sasaki, held hands with USS Arizona survivor Lauren Bruner during a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Friday. The two men were at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to honor Sadako Sasaki’s quest for peace and a new exhibit that will be dedicated to her. Pictured in the foreground is an origami crane which Bruner folded for Masahiro Sasaki and presented as a gift.

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