Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are the fastest growing racial group in the United States. The AAPI population is expected to more than double from 20 million to more than 51 million by 2060.
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have a long legacy of service in the Navy, which dates back to the 19th century, and AAPI service members continue to leverage their skills, talents, perspectives and ideas on behalf of the mission.
May 01, 2018 Discusses the rich legacy of service and sacrifice of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Highlights the accomplishments of individual Sailors from 1915 Medal of Honor recipient Telesforo Trinidad to veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.