comscore Commemorative U.S. ‘Go for Broke’ stamp to honor nisei soldiers who served in World War II
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Commemorative U.S. ‘Go for Broke’ stamp to honor nisei soldiers who served in World War II

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                                The commemorative U.S. “Go for Broke” stamp is an illustration of Shiroku “Whitey” Yamamoto, shown at far right with Masaharu Suzuki during a ceremony honoring the the 100th Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team at the Japanese Cultural Center on Jan. 23, 2015.

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    The commemorative U.S. “Go for Broke” stamp is an illustration of Shiroku “Whitey” Yamamoto, shown at far right with Masaharu Suzuki during a ceremony honoring the the 100th Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team at the Japanese Cultural Center on Jan. 23, 2015.

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                                The commemorative stamp will be an illustration of Hawaii island’s Shiroku “Whitey” Yamamoto, who was a part of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, composed of soldiers of Japanese heritage.

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    The commemorative stamp will be an illustration of Hawaii island’s Shiroku “Whitey” Yamamoto, who was a part of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, composed of soldiers of Japanese heritage.

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                                The 442 Regimental Combat Team stood in formation at Iolani Palace on March 28, 1943.

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    The 442 Regimental Combat Team stood in formation at Iolani Palace on March 28, 1943.

The U.S. Postal Service on June 3 will unveil a postage stamp honoring nisei soldiers from Hawaii and the mainland who served in the U.S. military during World War II. Read more

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