442nd Regimental Combat Team

Placer County remembers a painful time for Japanese-Americans with a tribute to courage

The Japanese word ‘Gaman’ means to suffer in silence, and that’s what many Placer County men and women of Japanese descent did throughout a scarred chapter of Ame ...

World War II soldiers honored

It was a day 67 years in the making. On Wednesday Placer County officials and members of the Japanese American Citizens League unveiled the first phase of a monument to honor the ...