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Army Asked to Return -Nisei's -Nisei's Body to Japan ' YOKOHAMA, March 3 UP) The U. S. Army today was asked to return to Japan the body of a California Nisei killed In action In Italy. Mary Takao of Kyushu Island asked for the body of her brother, Sgt. Thomas T. Takao, who was killed at Castel Fiorentino, Italy. Takao, who stayed In California after his family returned to Japan before the war, joined the U. S. Army at San Mateo. He was promoted to sergeant in the 442nd (Nisei) Infantry regiment. : He won the Sliver Star and a cluster.