Military Service

Asahina, Robert. Just Americans: How Japanese Americans Won a War at Home and Abroad: The Story of the 100th Battalion/442nd

     Regimental Combat Team in World War II. Gotham, 2006.


Catse lnuovo, Shirley.  Soldiers of Conscience: Japanese American Military Resisters in World War II. Prager, 2008. 


Crost, Lyn. Honor by Fire: Japanese Americans at War in Europe and the Pacific. Presidio P, 1994.


Duus, Masayo Umezawa. Unlikely Liberators: The Men of the 100th and 442nd. Translated by Peter Duus, U of Hawaii P, 1987.


Elms, Matthew and the American Battle Monuments Commission. When the Akimotos Went to War: An Untold Story of Family, Patriotism, and

     Sacrifice During World War II. American Battle Monuments Commission, 2015. 


Hawaii Nikkei History Editorial Board, eds. Japanese Eyes, American Heart: Personal Reflections of Hawaii’s World War II Nisei Soldiers.

     Tendai Educational Foundation, 1998.


Kiyosaki, Wayne S.  A Spy In Their Midst: The World War II Struggle of a Japanese-American Hero: The Story of Richard Sakakida.  Madison

     Books, 1995. 


Masuda, Minoru. Letters from the 442nd: The World War II Correspondence of a Japanese American Medic.  Edited by Hana Masuda and Dianne

     Bridgman.  U of Washington P, 2008. 


McGaugh, Scott.  Honor Before Glory: The Epic World War II Story of the Japanese American GIs who Rescued the Lost Battalion.  Da Capo

     Press, 2016. 


McNaughton, James C.  Nisei Linguists: Japanese American in the Military Intelligence Service During World War II.  Department of the Army,



Moore, Brenda L.  Serving Our Country: Japanese American Women in the Military During World War II.  Rutgers UP, 2003.


Muller, Eric L. Free to Die for Their Country: The Story of the Japanese American Draft Resisters in World War II. U Chicago P, 2003.


Shibutani, Tamotsu.  The Derelicts of Company K: A Sociological Study of Demoralization. U of California P, 1978. 


Sterner, C. Douglas. Go For Broke: The Nisei Warriors of World War II Who Conquered Germany, Japan and American Bigotry. American Legacy

     Historical P, 2008.


Wahamatsu, Jack K. Silent Warriors: A Memoir of America’s 442nd Regimental Combat Team.  Vantage P, 1995.


Yost, Israel A.S. Combat Chaplain: The Personal Story of the World War II Chaplain of the Japanese American 100th Battalion.  Edited by

     Monica E. Yost and Michael Markrich. U of Hawaii P,  2006.