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Honorary college diplomas awarded to interned Japanese Americans

Oct 17, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
The Compton Community College District honors dozens of students — most now in their 80s — whose studies were interrupted by their forcible relocation to camps during World War II.

Lawson Sakai modestly recounts his life's accomplishments: He was awarded a Purple Heart and two Bronze Stars during World War II. He helped run a vegetable farm and worked in the food-processing business. Then he launched a successful travel agency.

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