World War II

Monument project still needs $40,000

A bronze sculpture to honor World War II veterans of Japanese ancestry has started to take shape, but organizers still need $40,000 to complete the monument. The Japanese American ...

Group needs money for WWII monument

A bronze monument to World War II soldiers got a boost June 1 when the Roseville City Council announced grant awards, including one for $14,625 to the Placer County Japanese Americ ...

Group needs money for WWII monument

A bronze monument to World War II soldiers got a boost June 1 when the Roseville City Council announced grant awards, including one for $14,625 to the Placer County Japanese Americ ...

Widow of WWII plane crash survivor will fulfill last wish

Tom Parker was the last one of his kind. He was the keeper of a story about eight men who survived their plane being shot down during World War II. The last living member of a gro ...

World War II soldiers honored

It was a day 67 years in the making. On Wednesday Placer County officials and members of the Japanese American Citizens League unveiled the first phase of a monument to honor the ...

Pearl Harbor ceremony set

Sixty-seven years removed from Pearl Harbor, local veterans aren’t forgetting the anniversary of what President Franklin D. Roosevelt called “a day that will live in infamy.” ...