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Photographs of African American soldiers

Photographs of African American soldiers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Photographs of African American soldiers
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: circa 1940s
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4540
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Ten photographs of African Americans serving in the United States Army in World War II. The men's uniforms include insignia for Staff Sargeant, Technical Sargeant, and Sergeant. One of the photos includes the inscription "If you all want to see a soldier look at me - these pictures - mother - from your son, Alfred C. Williams, Btry A 15th Bn, Fort Eustis, Va."

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Photographs of African American soldiers, ms4540, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

African American men -- Photographs
African American soldiers -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Photographs
World War, 1939-1945.

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