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The Registry

Airs Monday, June 1, 2020 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV + PBS Video App

SIMINI, New Guinea, Jan. 2, 1943: Major Hawkins, Phil Ishio and Arthur Ushiro...

Credit: US Army Signal Corp / Public Domain

Above: SIMINI, New Guinea, Jan. 2, 1943: Major Hawkins, Phil Ishio and Arthur Ushiro of the 32nd Infantry Division question a prisoner taken in the Buna campaign. Information from POW interrogations produced vital tactical information countless times. (National Archives photo)

"The Registry" breaks open the hidden history of the U.S. Army's Military Intelligence Service (MIS) during World War II — a story made possible because of a few aging Japanese American veterans with a little Internet savvy and a lot of determination.

"The Registry" is on Facebook.

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See the hidden history of the U.S. Army's Military Intelligence Service during World War II.

A film by Bill Kubota and Steve Ozone. KDN Films.

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