Japanese American Veterans recognized — FINALLY

Congressional Gold Medal awarded to 442

On September 23, 2010, U.S. Congress passed a bill to award the Congressional Gold Medal, the nation’s highest civilian award, collectively to the U.S. Army’s 100th Infantry Battalion, the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and the Military Intelligence Service for their extraordinary accomplishments in World War II….

Read all about it on National Veterans Network

President Obama Signs Bill Awarding Congressional Gold Medal to 100th, 442nd, MIS (The White House Blog – Oct 5, 2010)

Japanese American Veterans Recognized (Tribune Washington Bureau – Oct 5, 2010)

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