When the Nation was in Need: Blacks in the Women's Army Corps During World War II

When the Nation was in Need: Blacks in the Women's Army Corps During World War II

By: Martha S. Putney (author)Paperback

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Now in Paperback. Some 6,500 black women volunteered to serve in the segregrated U.S. military during World War II. Data to tell the story of these women came from many sources, including archival records, manuscripts, documents, contemporary newspaper accounts and interviews, statements, and the personal files of those who served. With photographs, illustrations, tables, and a bibliography.

Contents

Part 1 Preface Chapter 2 Blacks at Women's Army Corps Training Centers Chapter 3 Recruitment Chapter 4 Segregation Chapter 5 Black Units and Field Assignments Chapter 6 Notes and Reflections Chapter 7 Epilogue

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780810840171
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 245
  • ID: 9780810840171
  • weight: 331
  • ISBN10: 0810840170

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