Chapter 14: African Americans and Recent Wars

Turner-Sadler, Joanne
January 2006
African-American History;2006, p199
Book Chapter
Chapter 14 of the book "African-American History" is presented. It focuses on the wars involving the U.S. and the participation of African Americans in the wars. It notes that African Americans, whose units in the armed forces were disbanded, were re-enlisted when the Korean War started in 1950. It also mentions that African Americans make up the 22% of the armed forces.


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