War Veterans/Heroes

Here we can list those who were notable War Veterans or somehow helped in the War effort, for any country.

goforbroke.org has many interviews with Okinawan and Japanese veterans of the US Army.

The Hawaii Nisei Story under the direction of Project Manager Shari Tamashiro, is compiling stories of many Japanese Americans in the US Military during WWII. Okinawans currently listed: Takejiro Higa. Coming soon, Elbert Arakawa, Toshiyuki Nakasone.

Center for Oral History has a section on Uchinanchu, and many oral histories of Okinawans, most were not in the Military, but lived through the War period.