All minorities were given the same rate of pay. Retrieved 19 June Archived from the original on 8 December Navy until the Philippine—American War. Following Truman's order for the integration of the U. There were, of course, other problems as evidenced by the following treatment of the matter for the period extending from July 1, through December 31, Archived from the original on 18 May
During the conflict, in addition to the Asian American personnel that served in conventional units, the Army also formed a special forces team of Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, and Native American Rangers called Team Hawaii, as they could pass for Vietnamese and conduct long range reconnaissance.
Ethnic minorities in the US armed forces during World War II
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