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Gracia wins Legion of Merit (ddr-csujad-49-65)
doc Gracia wins Legion of Merit (ddr-csujad-49-65)
Newspaper clipping about the citation for Master Sergeant Alfredo Garcia. An item from: pages 50-51 of the Sue Kato scrapbook (gfb_skc_001). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: 2019_002_001_036_02
Jap-American unit in Italy cited by clark; Nisei Regiment receives banner of honor (ddr-csujad-49-185)
doc Jap-American unit in Italy cited by clark; Nisei Regiment receives banner of honor (ddr-csujad-49-185)
Newspaper articles from July 1946 about the honors and accolades of the all-Nisei 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Items from: pages 96-97 of the Sue Kato scrapbook (gfb_skc_001). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: 2019_002_001_062_01
442nd Regimental Combat Team memorial speech (ddr-csujad-55-2461)
doc 442nd Regimental Combat Team memorial speech (ddr-csujad-55-2461)
Speech given by Governor of California Pete Wilson at a ceremony recognizing the 442nd Regimental Combat Team's heroic service during World War II. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2567
Proclamation (ddr-csujad-55-2462)
doc Proclamation (ddr-csujad-55-2462)
Proclamation for Assembly Concurrent Resolution 62 regarding the naming of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team Memorial Highway near Stockton, California. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2568
Obituary, Harry Fumio Madokoro (ddr-csujad-55-1830)
doc Obituary, Harry Fumio Madokoro (ddr-csujad-55-1830)
Posthumous award of the Distinguished Service Cross to Harry Fumio Madokoro, Private First Class, Company K, 3d Battalion, 442d Regimental Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division for extraordinary heroism in military operations. Madokoro was drafted from Poston incarceration camp and was killed in action in Italy during World War II. See this object in the California State …
In grateful memory of Sergeant Masu Sakamoto (ddr-csujad-55-2470)
doc In grateful memory of Sergeant Masu Sakamoto (ddr-csujad-55-2470)
Certificate honoring the memory of Sergeant Masu Sakamoto and his service in the armed forces during World War II. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2576
Resolution (ddr-csujad-55-2464)
doc Resolution (ddr-csujad-55-2464)
Resolution adopted by the California State Board of Equalization honoring the 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team and highways dedicated to each. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2570
Framed awards of William Iino (ddr-densho-368-456)
img Framed awards of William Iino (ddr-densho-368-456)
Awards for military service in the 442nd RCT "H" Company
Program of events in honor of World War II Medal of Honor recipients, June 21-22, 2000 (ddr-csujad-1-206)
doc Program of events in honor of World War II Medal of Honor recipients, June 21-22, 2000 (ddr-csujad-1-206)
A program for events in honor of World War II Medal of Honor recipients held in June 21-22, 2000. Lists 22 recipients, including names, titles, combat team names, and where and when they served. Includes mostly Japanese-American soldiers serving in the armed services of the United States. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese …
[Documents on Military Intelligence Service] (ddr-csujad-1-73)
doc [Documents on Military Intelligence Service] (ddr-csujad-1-73)
Contains a collection of photocopied documents on the Presidential Unit Citation to the Military Intelligence Service. Includes a map, "The Pacific War: 1942-1945 the Allied offensive." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_02_07_002
[Documents regarding Colonel Young O. Kim's Medal of Honor] (ddr-csujad-1-198)
doc [Documents regarding Colonel Young O. Kim's Medal of Honor] (ddr-csujad-1-198)
Includes photocopied documents to support Colonel Young O. Kim's Medal of Honor. Photocopied excerpt from "Mud and blood," by Colonel James J. Gillespie, which was originally published in "Infantry journal magazine, December 1944, is also included. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_03_11_001
Remarks by the President at ceremony honoring Asian American Medal of Honor recipients (ddr-csujad-1-199)
doc Remarks by the President at ceremony honoring Asian American Medal of Honor recipients (ddr-csujad-1-199)
Remarks by the President at ceremony honoring Asian American Medal of Honor recipients posed on the White House website on June 21, 2000. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ike_03_14_001
In grateful memory of Sergeant Masu Sakamoto (ddr-csujad-55-2675)
doc In grateful memory of Sergeant Masu Sakamoto (ddr-csujad-55-2675)
Certificate signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt, in grateful memory of Sergeant Masa Sakamoto who died in the service of his country in the European Area, March 3, 1945. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2839
Bronze Star Medal award to William J. Sakai (ddr-csujad-55-2459)
doc Bronze Star Medal award to William J. Sakai (ddr-csujad-55-2459)
Certificate for the Bronze Star Medal, awarded to William J. Sakai for "meritorious achievement in ground operations against the enemy." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2565
Nisei soldier's Purple Heart (ddr-densho-105-20)
img Nisei soldier's Purple Heart (ddr-densho-105-20)
Purple Heart awarded Minoru Tsubota, Warrant Officer (Junior Grade), 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Combat wounded in Cerebia, Italy, Aug. 24, 1944.
Bronze Star presentation ceremony (ddr-densho-107-24)
img Bronze Star presentation ceremony (ddr-densho-107-24)
Front row (L to R): Lt. Roy Nakada, unknown, T/Sgt Roy Matsumoto, unknown, unknown, Lt. George Nakamura, S/Sgt. John Morozumi. Back row: All are unknown.
Legion of Merit presentation (ddr-densho-107-32)
img Legion of Merit presentation (ddr-densho-107-32)
General Frank D. Merrill, Commanding General of the Merrill's Marauders, congratulating S/Sgt Roy Matsumoto upon the presentation of the Legion of Merit for his exploits at Walawbum, Burma on 5 March, 1944.
Ranger Hall of Fame medallion presentation (ddr-densho-107-31)
img Ranger Hall of Fame medallion presentation (ddr-densho-107-31)
Colonel David Grange presents the Ranger Hall of Fame medallion to Ranger Roy Matsumoto at Ranger Field, Fort Benning, Georgia. Front (L to R): Col. David L. Grange, CO 75th Ranger Regiment and Retired Army Master Sgt Roy H. Matsumoto. Back (L to R): CSM Jesse G. Laye and Col. Michael V. Church CO Ranger Training …
Pinning ceremony clipping (ddr-densho-397-34)
doc Pinning ceremony clipping (ddr-densho-397-34)
Lt. Shigeo Yasutake is presented the Bronze Star by Major General Clayton L. Bissell. Lt. Masayuki Matsunaga is also pictured waiting to receive the Combat Infantryman Badge.
General MacArthur recieves the Legion of Honor (ddr-densho-299-184)
img General MacArthur recieves the Legion of Honor (ddr-densho-299-184)
Caption: "The French government honor General MacArthur with the Legion of Honor."
War medal (ddr-densho-299-191)
img War medal (ddr-densho-299-191)
Photo of a war medal in presentation box.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 16 (April 18, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-16)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 16 (April 18, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-16)
Select article titles: "Inouye Paints Grim Picture of A-bomb Race" (p. 1); " Reagan to help dedicate Issei plaque" (p. 1); "Oriental Studies at Fresno State Slated for Fall" (p.3); "UC Berkeley commends Asian Studies 100% re-offered for spring quarter; continuation class also slated" (p.4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 54, No. 15 (April 13, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-15)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 54, No. 15 (April 13, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-15)
Selected article titles: "'Japanese History' Project Fund Drive Passes 47 pct. Mark of $100,000 Goal" (p.1-2), Urban League Statistics Confirm High Ratio of Nisei Scholarship, Award Winners" (p.1), "Traditional Japanese Customs for Aged Reversed by Postwar Occupation, Retirement at 55 Not as Pleasurable for Many" (p.2), "Issei Pioneers-Yokoyama and Takimoto Recalled as Mentors of Nisei Movement" …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No. 20 (Novemeber 11, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-46)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No. 20 (Novemeber 11, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-46)
Select article titles: "Wash. Alien land law repeal defeated" (p.1); "San Diego Issei challenged at poll, refused ballot because of literacy test" (p.1); "Army Reserve to Dedicate Hall to Nisei GI Hero" (p.8)
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