By Clarence E. Willie

approximately 900 African americans fought within the conflict of Iwo Jima, yet bills in their carrier have long gone principally unrecorded. This ebook seeks to right that omission for the sake of the courageous americans who served and for the sake of a extra inclusive American heritage. 11 veterans give a contribution their stories and studies, beginning with their formative years within the melancholy, their enlistment, the conflict itself, and their event of returning to a country that persevered to regard them as second-class voters. Appendices comprise a heritage of the Montford aspect Marines, a background of the Army’s 476th Amphibian Truck corporation, a chronology of the conflict of Iwo Jima and a job association chart for the engaging U.S. forces.

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