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Local World War II vets receive high honor

Two local men joined thousands of Japanese-Americans who fought in the fiercest battles of World War II for an overdue thank-you from their country last week when Congress awarded ...

Japanese-American WWII vets from Placer County to receive Congressional Gold Medal

A Placer County contingent of Japanese-American combat veterans will be in Washington, D.C. to receive Congressional Gold Medals for their service in World War II with the 442nd I ...