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Go for Broke!

I just watched a wonderful 1951 movie: “Go for Broke!” . It is about the 442nd Infantry Regiment of the US Army during World War II. The 442nd was a regiment of Japanese Americans who fought in Europe and became the most decorated unit in US Army history. The movie itself is very well made – excellent script, great acting and well shot – but the story it relates is a fascinating look at struggle in America.


The story of the 442nd contains the perspective of