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(L-R) Miko and George Kaihara receive their high school diplomas 72 years later. (credit: CBS)

Couple Forced Into Internment Camp During WWII Receive High School Diplomas 72 Years Later

A couple forced into an internment camp during World War II walked across a stage and received their high school diplomas on Thursday.


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OC School Administrator Shares Grandmother’s Story In Honor Of API Month

In the spirit of Asian-Pacific Islander American Heritage Month, an Orange County man is sharing his family’s triumph over a dark chapter in American history, the internment of Japanese Americans.

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Mary Sunada was determined to find out about the life of the father she never knew. (credit: CBS)

Woman Researching Father She Never Knew Finds He Was Owed Military Honors

A Cerritos woman spent 30 years researching her late Dad’s life.


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WWII Japanese-American Draft Resister Dies At 94

A Japanese-American who helped lead draft resistance at a World War II internment camp has died in Southern California.