regimental combat team 7


U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Stephen Dodd from Sandy Springs, Ga. and assigned to Regimental Combat Team 7 chambers a round during a foreign weapons and NATO ballistics live-fire shoot on Camp Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan. The Marines conducted the shoot to ensure serviceabilty of the weapons systems. 

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Ezekiel R. Kitandwe/Released)

U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Stephen Dodd, assigned to Regimental Combat Team 7, engages his target during a foreign weapons and NATO ballistics live-fire shoot at Camp Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 1, 2013. The Marines conducted the shoot to ensure serviceabilty of the weapons systems. (DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Ezekiel R. Kitandwe, U.S. Marine Corps/Released)

President Truman walking past members of the Nisei 442nd Regimental Combat Team as they stand at attention on the Ellipse.”, 7/15/1946

Series: Photographs Relating to the Administration, Family, and Personal Life of Harry S. Truman, 1957 - 2004Collection: Audiovisual Collection, 1957 - 2006

The 442nd Infantry Regiment was the largest unit comprising second-generation Japanese-Americans, or “Nisei” during World War II. Fighting in Italy and southern France, the unit was among the most decorated for its size.