2018 Spring Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals

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The Government of Japan announced on April 29th, 2018 the Spring Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals for their outstanding contributions to their respective areas. The Consulate-General of Japan therefore wishes it to be known that the following recipients shall be conferred with decorations in recognition of their endeavors. The details of the recipients are as follows.
 
 
Honorable Don Sundquist.
・Former Governor of the State of Tennessee
 
Honorable Don Sundquist has been awarded “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star” for his contribution to promoting economic relations and mutual understanding between Japan and the United States.
 
 
Mr. Robert A. Turner
・Former President of Japan Club of New Orleans
 
Mr. Robert A. Turner has been awarded “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays” for his contribution to promoting friendly relations between Japan and the United States.