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Video: Montford Point Marines Congressional Gold Medal Parade, Part 1

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The first African American Marines, also known as the Montford Point Marines, will receive the Congressional Gold Medal Wednesday, June 27 during a ceremony in Emancipation Hall of the Capitol Visitors Center. Montford Point Marine representative, Mr. William McDowell, will accept the medal, which is the highest civilian honor awarded as the utmost expression of national appreciation for distinguished achievements and contributions, on behalf of all Montford point Marines.


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This work, Montford Point Marines Congressional Gold Medal Parade, Part 1, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.28.2012

Date Posted:06.28.2012 2:48PM

Category:B-Roll

Video ID:148053

Filename:DOD_100430212

Length:00:54:42

Location:WASHINGTON, DC, USGlobe

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