Documentary | DVD
Director: Montgomery Hom
Subjects: History, Human/Civil Rights, War
Finally, the untold American story about Chinese Americans who have served in the U.S. military, especially during World War II. A sweeping and inspired revelation about the contributions of Chinese Americans in the military, both overseas and on the homefront. From hundreds of hours of research and interviews, 28 men and women share their stories, representing the 20,000 Chinese Americans who patriotically and loyally answered their country’s call to duty. The film also covers the involvement of Chinese Americans prior to World War II, in the American Civil War, Spanish American War and World War I. Narrated by actress Ming-Na and television journalist David Louie.