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Once There Were Giants

Johnboy11 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 7:19 PM
It must kind of bite that it was the FDR administration that enforced the policy and argued for it in front of the Supreme Court. Mr. Inouye was an honorable soldier but I would not go there for his entire political career.

"Second Lieutenant Daniel K. Inouye distinguished himself by extraordinary heroism in action on 21 April 1945, in the vicinity of San Terenzo, Italy. While attacking a defended ridge guarding an important road junction, Second Lieutenant Inouye skillfully directed his platoon through a hail of automatic weapon and small arms fire, in a swift enveloping movement that resulted in the capture of an artillery and mortar post and brought his men to within 40 yards of the hostile force. Emplaced in bunkers and rock formations, the enemy halted the advance with crossfire from three machine guns.

"With complete disregard for his...

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