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Myers, Andrew H.

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Racial Integration at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, and the Civil Rights Movement Andrew H. Myers

One of the first Army bases to implement on a large scale President Truman’s call for racial integration of the armed forces, Fort Jackson, South Carolina, quickly took its place in the Defense Department’s official history of the process. What reporters, and later on, historians, overlooked was... More