Funds Sought for ‘Go For Broke Spirit’ Books

Toshio “Tosh” Okamoto, K Company, 442nd Regimental Combat Team (Photo by Shane Sato)

A fundraising campaign is under way for “The Go For Broke Spirit,” a 184-page hardcover book featuring 81 Japanese American veterans of World War II, as well as a follow-up book

Shane Sato, a photographer who has been based in Los Angeles for 30 years, launched a Kickstarter and received $32,462 in pledges from 281 backers, surpassing the goal of $25,000. After Oct. 21, donations can be made and books can be ordered by going to