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Black Soliders In 1942 Memorial Day Parade

Image, Source: digital file from original slide

Above are black soliders on horseback marching down Constitution Avenue in Washington, D.C in a 1942 Memorial Day Parade.

The picture was taken by Royden Dixon.

These people were willing to serve and fight even though they did not have their rights in the United States.

May 21, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment