TITLE

Jim Crow in the Army

AUTHOR(S)
Milner, Lucille B.
PUB. DATE
March 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;3/13/44, Vol. 110 Issue 11, p339
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the racial discrimination faced by the African American soldiers in the U.S. armed forces. Refusal of the Navy to commission the African American soldiers in branch of services like the Navy proper, the Marine Corps and the Coast Guard; Practice of Jim Crowism in naval training and service; Discussion on the patriotism shown by the African American soldiers during the World War II.
ACCESSION #
14668215

 

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