Frank Petersen Jr. was the first black Marine aviator, and he didn't stop there!
MCIPAC Celebrates Black History Month
Each year, the contributions of African Americans to the Marine Corps are remembered during the month of February. This year’s celebrations are dedicated to “Black Migration” and its influencing of a more diverse Marine Corps.
Learn more about Black History Month.
(U.S. Marine Corps Video by Lance Cpl. Brennan Priest and Lance Cpl. Nickolas Beamish)