- Army 3.1%
- Navy 1.7%
- Marine s 0.8%
- Air Force 1.4%
|% of GDP|
- In 1951 Van Johnson starred, with several actual veterans of the 442nd. Here is the complete Go For Broke film. Rotten Tomatoes audiences gave it a 77 score.
- Go For Broke 2017: the World Premier will occur tomorrow, Saturday, November 12, at Hawaii Theater (sold out) and Dole Cannery. Also, November 16 at Waimea Theater on Kauai and November 19 at Hilo Palace Theater.
- In 2012, a documentary, Go for Broke: Memories of Hawaii Japanese Nisei, was released.
Above, Bandmaster Clarke Bright (he worked for my Institute when he was a student at the University of Hawaii), with singers, Karen Keawehawaii and (I think it was Kalani ......). Karen sang Kawa No Nagare No Yo-Ni, said to be the most popular song in Japan, and focused on older Japanese songs for the audience:
They come to entertain us two or three times annually. Thank you Clarke.