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African American Troops Return Home



African American Troops Return Home
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Title: African American Troops Return Home
Description: Members of the 15th Regiment (Colored) of the New York National Guard arrive home as heroes. They earned the distinction of being the only regiment to never have a man captured or lose a foot of ground or trench.

Image ID: 54245
Creation
Date:
February 10, 1919 
Creator
Name:
Western Newspaper Union
Collection
Name:
Jackson-Stevens-Morris Family Papers, 1795-1968
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Soldiers
Ships
Military uniforms
Portraits, Group
World War, 1914-1918
African Americans
Men
Outdoor photography
Flags
 

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