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VIDEO: Author talks about WWII Nisei soldiers

Original post made on Aug 21, 2013

On Sunday, Aug. 4, San Francisco author and photographer Tom Graves discussed his book, "Twice Heroes: America's Nisei Veterans of WWII and Korea," at Palo Alto's Obon Festival. Graves spent a decade conducting hundreds and hundreds of interviews with these aging veterans, gathering the rich stories they had to tell for his book.

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Posted by bill
a resident of Barron Park
on Aug 21, 2013 at 7:49 pm

As I recall, the Japanese soldiers in the 442nd (?) Combat Infantry lost more men than any other unit of the American army.