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Road to equality in Marine Corps remembered

African-American recruits maneuver through an obstacle course during Marine Corps recruit training in the mid-1940s aboard Montford Point now Marine Corps Base Camp Johnson, N.C. The Montford Point Marines were the first African Americans in the Marine Corps and helped pave the way for the Marine Corps to become the racially non-biased fighting force it is today.



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This work, Road to equality in Marine Corps remembered [Image 1 of 2], is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.01.2014

Date Posted:02.04.2014 17:34

Photo ID:1161378

VIRIN:430204-M-XY000-001

Resolution:259x194

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Location:MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, CA, USGlobe

Hometown:SAN DIEGO, CA, US

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