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Ted Tanouye Memorial
2200 W. Carson St.
Torrance, CA 90501
(in front of Torrance High School)

Ted Tanouye is the only citizen of the City of Torrance to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. The video "CITIZEN TANOUYE" and other curriculum materials are part of the Social Studies program of all Torrance high schools. The video gives historical background and significance to the life of Ted Takayuki Tanouye, THS Class of 1938, and the events that took place in the City of Torrance during World War II and its impact on our area and the Americans removed from their homes.

Torrance City Flower

Torrance City Tree

Torrance Fire Department

Torrance First Library

Torrance's Irving Gill-Designed Bridge

Torrance City Veterans Memorial

Torrance Centennial Plaza

Original Torrance Memorial Hospital

John F. Kennedy Memorial Stone

Seaside Heroes Park

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Louis Zamperini

Little Free Library at Torrance Police Dept.

Ted Tanouye Memorial

History of Farming in Torrance

Torrance All-America City Award Finalist, 2011

Torrance Records

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