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Montford Point Marines

U.S. Marine Lt. Gen. Willie J. Williams, right, the director of Marine Corps Staff, stands for a photo with a former Montford Point Marine during the breakfast in honor of Montford Marines at Crawford Hall at Marine Barracks Washington, Washington, D.C., Aug. 26, 2011. The Montford Marines were among the first African-Americans to enlist in the Marine Corps and were trained at the segregated Montford Point facility at Camp Lejeune, N.C., in the 1940s. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Tia Dufour)



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This work, Montford Point Marines [Image 175 of 204], by Cpl Tia Dufour, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.26.2011

Date Posted:08.30.2011 09:24

Photo ID:449657

VIRIN:110826-M-KS211-337

Resolution:2400x3000

Size:744.52 KB

Location:MARINE BARRACKS WASHINGTON, DC, USGlobe

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