2023 Spring Conferment of Japanese Decoration (Mr. Henry M. Burwell, Former Chairman and Founder of the Japan-America Association of South Carolina)


On April 29th 2023 (Japan Time), the Government of Japan announced the 103 foreign recipients of the 2023 Spring Conferment of Japanese Decoration.
      From our jurisdiction, the following recipient is among the conferees.
       ・Name: Mr. Henry M. Burwell
    ・Decoration: The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette
    ・Recognition: Contributed to promoting interregional exchange and mutual understanding between Japan and the United States

MOFA link:Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals | Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (mofa.go.jp)

For further information on Japanese Decorations and Medals, see https://www8.cao.go.jp/shokun/en/index-e.html.