Ben Kuroki, the son of Japanese immigrants who was raised on a Hershey, Neb., farm, is seen in this undated Army Air Corps file photo, provided by Ben Kuroki. Kuroki, the only Japanese American known to have flown over Japan during World War II, has died. He was 98. Kuroki's daughter, Julie Kuroki, told the Los Angeles Times that he died on Tuesday, Sept. Sept. 2, 2015, in Camarillo, Calif. (Army Air Corps/Courtesy of Ben Kuroki via AP)

WWII war hero Ben Kuroki dies

Crew members nicknamed him “Most Honorable Son,” and the War Department gave him a Distinguished Flying Cross.