African Americans in the Army

The U.S. Army is a proud sponsor of For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots...

The video spanned from the Revolutionary War until the Gulf War and the position and status of African-Americans within the military. It tells the story of the courageous African-American  servicemen and women who not only fought and served their country, but fought for their freedom.

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 The Revolution               The Civil War             Indian Campaigns            World War I       World War II      

 The Korean War               Vietnam War             Colin Powell            The Present       Medal of Honor


Major Byron Dunn

UW-L Class of 1977 

       Biography                                                                    Q & A   

                     Receiving his first commendation as a Captain                

Second Lieutenant Njoya Chomilo

UW-L Class of 2008

          Biography                                                                    Q & A