We have an image of US troops fighting on the Western Front say idealized, white boys of diverse backgrounds fighting side by side, but that image is completely false and obvious so let’s interested, the presence in the front row combat Afro-American .
The reality was different and really many black soldiers were enlisted to fight the Nazis. What’s more, they were characterized by tenacity and ability to fight worthy of all praise.
They fought all the weapons the US Army and deserve like the rest of his comrades in arms their rightful place in history.
I’m going to focus on a mythical unit, which was mainly composed of black soldiers, this unit was the 761 Tank BN (Negro) .
The 761st Tank BN (Negro) was an independent tank battalion of the United States Army during World War II.
The 761st was made up primarily of Afro-American soldiers, who by federal law were not permitted to serve alongside white troops; the military did not officially desegregate until after World War II. Read More