Find information on African American soldiers in World War II.
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African-Americans in WW II
Photo gallery highlights the contributions of African-Americans in the segregated armed forces. Offers captions and image details.
Employment of Negro Troops
Ulysses Lee, Professor of English at Morgan State College and former member of the Office of the Chief of Military History, details black involvement in World War II. Hosted by the US Army Center of Military History.
Military History Online - The US Army in WWII
Article explains the circumstances that brought African Americans into combat in WWII, the prejudices the overcame, their sacrifices, and their victories.
Montford Point Marines 28
Established to perpetuate the legacy of the first African Americans who entered the Marine Corps from 1942 to 1949. Offers news, downloads, convention details, gift store, community service projects, events, boot camp pictures, history album, and the history of African American service in the Corps.
WW2 African-American Medal of Honor Winners
Read a report on the 1997 ceremony to award the Medal of Honor to seven soldiers and the conditions they survived in the segregated army.
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