Commemorating Historic WWII Day

A group of 38 Japanese American WWII veterans gathered in front of Iolani Palace on March 28 in contrast with a group of 2,600 who stood in the same spot, on the same day 68 years ago. One in 10 never made it home. Photo by James J. McCoy

In front of Iolani Palace, on March 28, World War II veterans of the 100th Infantry Battalian, 442nd Regimental Combat Team and Military Intelligence Service gathered to receive congressional honors and to commemorate an unforgettable day in history.
Publication date: April 05, 2011
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