Detailed profiles bring stories of African American heroism in the U.S. armed forces to life, from the American Revolution through the conflict in Afghanistan. * Shares 80 detailed biographies of African Americans who earned their nation's highest medals for valor * Covers both well-known and more obscure individuals throughout U.S. military history * Offers 10 sidebars on important African American segregated units and critical events pertaining to African American participation in the military * Includes an introductory ...

African American War Heroes 2014, ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara

ISBN-13: 9781610693653