From Hawaii to the Holocaust a shared moment in history / a production of the Hawaii Holocaust Project ; producers, Judy Weightman and Wayne Weightman ; director, Ryan Sexton.
The story of the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion of the 100th/442nd Regimental Combat Team, a unit composed of Asian-American soldiers that helped liberate Dachau. It's also the story of two peoples--Jews and Americans of Japanese Ancestry (AJAs)--who both experienced government sanctioned oppression, racism & prejudice during World War II. Former AJA soldiers & Jewish survivors now living in Hawaii share their personal memories of that era.
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- Shared moment in history
- Santa Monica, Calif. : Direct Cinema Limited, 2001
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