JUSTIN MUSEUM OF MILITARY HISTORY

United States Military Hall

African American Collection

     Welcome to the African American Collection, a study on the status, service and contributions of Blacks regarding the Armed Services of the United States. This section is divided into various topics to include branch histories and topics related to all services and other original and linked to material.

Biography of William R. Morris, Maj, 92nd Inf Div/93rd Inf Div/99th Pursuit Sqdn, Tuskegee Airman

Black Staff and Flight Crew, Earl "Chicken" Rhoden, CPO, VP24/VP12, Pearl Harbor

Outside Exhibits

     The following Pages Have Material Related to the Collection.  Not being Pages Internal to this Site, you will need to use your Back Key to return to this page.  The opinions set forth in these pages are not those of the Curator and are set forth merely to provide a wide range of information for the Student of this topic.

African-Americans in the United States Coast Guard, Official Coast Guard Historian Site with brief over view

African-Americans in the U.S. Merchant Marine and U.S. Maritime Service, Site with Vessel Histories and Biographies

Desegregation of the Armed Services, Large Site with much information

FRHS Black Military History Site  A High School Site (Father Ryan) regarding Blacks in the United States Military over various eras.

Heroes Come in All Colors  An article regarding the racist policies of the United States Military in World War II and the adverse affect of those policies on the war effort, by Randall Kennedy, with comments from readers.

World War Two Black Medal of Honor Recipients Listing of recipients with citations Official Military Site

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