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In post-WWII Japan, an American captain is brought in to help build a school, but the locals want a teahouse instead.
There were roughly 400,000 civilians on Okinawa at the time of the bombardment and invasion by American soldiers and Marines. Many thousands of them died.
Col. Wainwright Purdy III:
It's my job to teach these Okinawans democracy. And they're going to learn democracy, if I have to shoot every one of them!
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