442nd regimental combat team

Men of the 442nd risked it all for their country

One of the brave men of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team was Homer Takahashi, of Loomis. It’s unfortunate he, and so many of his fellow Japanese-American veterans, didn’t live ...

UC students will finally get their degrees

A decades-long wrong will finally be corrected this year. Among the 110,000 Japanese and American of Japanese ancestry who were removed from the West Coast into internment camps i ...

Wanted: Local veterans for Library of Congress project

The wartime memories of Shigeo Yokote, of Loomis, are exactly what the Veterans History Project aims to preserve. Since 2000, the Library of Congress American Folklife Center has b ...