Mr. Hajiro is a 94 year old World War II veteran and the oldest living Medal of Honor recipient. In addition to his Medal of Honor he was also awarded the British Military Medal and the French Legion d’honneur. He was drafted then in March of 1943 he volunteered for the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. The 442nd went on to become the highest decorated unit in the history of our armed forces. Please take a moment to read the citation of a hero.
Organization: U.S. Army