Filipino WWII veterans advocate Domingo Los Banos dies

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A champion for Filipinos who fought in WWII has died.

Domingo Los Banos was a son of immigrants in Hawaii.

After the bombing of Pearl Harbor he, along with hundreds of other Filipino men, volunteered for service.

Their story is told in a documentary titled An Untold Triumph, America’s Filipino Story.

Los Banos was also the narrator in another film called Remember The Boys.

He was on hand at the Fil-Com center in January, when Hawaii’s Filipino WWII veterans received the Congressional Gold Medal.

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