November 2, 2011 6:43 PM

Nisei WWII veterans awarded Congressional Gold Medal

The old men, soldiers once upon an awful time, stood as proud as age would allow. They were, and are, nisei, second-generation Japanese-Americans who in World War II fought tenaciously for the very country that had interned them and their family members. "We had a duty to prove, beyond any shadow of a doubt, our patriotism," Iso said. Point proved.

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