National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Punihele

Plaque Honoring the 442nd Infantry Regiment

National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific

This combat team were all Japanese-American enlisted men and became the most highly-decorated regiment in the history of the United States Armed Forces. Its motto was "Go For Broke" which means "risk everything" in Hawaiian pidgin.

Puowaina Crater
Honolulu, O‘ahu
30 May 2011

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