Long Beach Japanese-American Vets

US Air Force Band Debuts Song at Free Concert Honoring Japanese-American Vets

usaf-band Despite facing prejudice, mistrust and the internment of their families back home, they served overseas with honor and distinction. They were the Japanese-American soldiers of the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442 Regimental Combat Team and the Military Intelligence Service, who comprised about 14,000 soldiers during World War II.

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