Japanese-American soldiers to be honored in ‘Go for broke’ stamps, set for release June 3

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Japanese-American soldiers who fought in World War II are being honored with their own stamp from the U.S. Postal Service.  

It features Big Island-born, Shiroku “Whitey” Yamamoto, who was part of the famed 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team.

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Their motto “go for broke” is also printed on the forever stamp.

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