Black History Month: Overview
Each February, during Black History Month, the nation remembers the important contributions African-Americans have made through...
The Tuskegee Airmen
They were a group of African-American pilots that helped the Allies win World War II -- and helped break the military color bar...
Survivor, USS Utah
"When you joined the Navy there was only one branch…open to you, and that was serving the officers."
Sgt. William H. Carney
This survivor of a famous Union Regiment became the first Black Recipient of the Medal of Honor.
Famous Veteran Colin Powell
Gen. Colin Powell, Son of Immigrants Rose to the Top of U.S. Military Colin Powell was the 10-year-old son of Jamaican immigran...
Gen. Roscoe Robinson Jr.
Army's first African Americanfour-star remembered as examplar of combat arms officer.