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African-Americans in the Military

Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society. Jean Sampson Scott Greater New York Chapter.

African-Americans in the Military

World War I & World War II, selected biographies.

by Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society. Jean Sampson Scott Greater New York Chapter.

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Published by AAHGS-NY Writers Group in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adamson, John Elwood, -- 1919-1998,
  • Allyene, Robert Chesterfield, -- 1919-,
  • Burbridge, William Leslie, -- 1906-2000,
  • Green, Christopher, -- 1920-,
  • Green, George, -- 1877-1933,
  • Johnson, Floyd, Sr., -- 1920-,
  • Parker, John Albert, Jr., -- 1905-1976,
  • Parker, Leonard, -- 1900-1949,
  • Parker, Phillip, -- 1913-1999,
  • Parker, Russell, -- 1922-,
  • Prout, Rigaude Placide, -- 1893-1972,
  • Scott, Clarence, -- 1923-,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans,
  • African American soldiers -- Biography,
  • African-Americans -- New Jersey -- Atlantic City,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- African-American troops

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBurbridge, Doris Auerille De Vonish., Burbridge, Richard Bernard., Johnson, Floyd Adisa Ajene., Ramsey, Andrea Butler., Redman, Sandra Gruby., Smith, Alene Jackson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD639.N4 A36 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113 p. :
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23681817M
    ISBN 100972726527
    ISBN 109780972726528
    LC Control Number2009437224


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