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Honoring fallen World War II Japanese-American soldiers

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A service on Sunday honored fallen World War II Japanese-American soldiers at Punchbowl Cemetery. 

The event was hosted by the Nisei Veterans Legacy Center which started back in 2006. 

It recognizes members of all four segregated U.S. units including the 100th Infantry Battalion and the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.

More than 20-thousand AJA's served after Japan's surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. 

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