JAV Press Release:
Honolulu, Hawaii. Jeff Morita, a retired US Army Sergeant First Class and a Department of the Army Civilian (total 39 years), has filed applications for thirteen 100th Battalion and 442nd RCT veterans to obtain the National Order of the Legion of Honor, a prestigious medal conferred by the Government of France.
Any American who served in France during WW II for its liberation may apply for this award. The French Government processing time is approximately one year.
The Legion of Honor is the highest award France confers to foreign nationals. A veteran must be living to apply.
Morita, as a public service, is pleased to advise or do the paperwork free of charge for any qualified 100th or 442nd veteran. His only request is the recipient of the Legion of Honor advise him after the award was received.
Send email to Jeff Morita @ firstname.lastname@example.org (there is an underscore after jeff and kine).