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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Monday, August 13, 2001

Holiday for orphans

Advertiser Staff

Spc. Chad T. Jones, U.S. Army
Staff Sgt. Ruben San Miguel, a platoon leader with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, checks out the sea turtles with Suzuka Ueda, center, and Reny Koyayashi at the Sea Life Park aquarium.

The girls are two of the Japanese orphans who spent two weeks on O'ahu with Wolfhound families.

The Army unit has worked the Holy Family Home of Osaka for more than 50 years to help Japanese orphans enjoy a better life.