A mother receiving her son's Silver Star

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Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee Collection

Original caption: Honolulu, T. H. The Silver Star Medal is posthumously awarded Sgt. Charles K. Harada of 936 Wahikiki St., Honolulu, T. H. for gallantry in action near Castellina, Italy, 12 July 1944, with Co. G, 442nd Inf. Here the presentation has been made to his mother, Mrs. Hana Harada, by Chaplain (Col.) Corwin W. Olds, CPBC, in behalf of Lt. Gen. Robert C. Richardson, Jr. 25 August 1945.

August 25, 1945


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Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army

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