The Seattle Times

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photo courtesy OF Karen Matsumoto

Friday, May 23, 2014

Japanese-American soldier kept quiet about World War II heroics

Roy Matsumoto stands at the Nisei Veterans Hall Japanese American Memorial Wall in the Chinatown International District, in 2011. This photo was taken by Karen’s husband, John deChadenedes, for an article in the Japanese American Veterans Association, Washington, D.C., newsletter.