Black History Month: African Americans Serving Our Country

The USO’s Support of African American Troops

African Americans in WWI

The Tuskegee Airmen of WWI

Patton’s Panthers

Other Important African American Servicemembers

  • Phyllis Mae Dailey, the first African American woman to serve in the Navy Nurse Corps
  • James Anderson Jr., the first African American Marine awarded the Medal of Honor
  • Daniel James Jr., the first African American four-star general
  • Freddie Stowers, a WWI hero posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor
  • Jeanine McIntosh, the first African American female aviator in the U.S. Coast Guard

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