Going for Honor, Going for Broke (DVD)
Produced by George Toshio Johnston with the California Civil Liberties Public Education Program.
This short-form educational documentary for students and adults alike tells the uniquely American story of the formation and heroism of the 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team. The segregated U.S. Army team comprised mostly of Japanese Americans, became one of the most highly decorated military units in United States history.
Bonus material: Echoes of Silence, a database compiled by the Americans of Japanese Ancestry WWII Memorial Alliance. It contains information about members of the 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team who were killed in action. (A computer is necessary to access supplemental material.)
Running time: 16 min.