African American Forces
Features a brief synopsis of African-American firsts throughout U.S. military history.
Daniel “Chappie” James was the U.S. Air Forces first African-American 4-star general. He trained Tuskegee Airmen and even faced down
Retired General Benjamin Davis Jr.'s contributions towards a desegregated United States Air Force are highlighted. Narration by President William J
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency partnered with the University of New Orleans, University of Innsbruck and the National World War
As a Tuskegee Airman and the first African American at Langley Air Force Base, James Cotten helped bridge the social
From leading Marines to leading in business, retired Marine Gilda A. Jackson is the first female African American Colonel. Her
Approximately 20,000 African-Americans enlisted in the Marine Corps from 1942 to 1949 - a time when the U.S. was at
Buffalo Soldiers Day celebrates African-Americans in the U.S. Army on July 28.
The Montford Point Marines were the first African American Marines to enter the Corps. Joining the ranks just after World
In honor of the Air Force's 70th Anniversary, this video chronicles the racial integration of the Army Air Corps.