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Black History Resources: World War II

Check out the SC State Library's electronic and print books on African Americans in WWII

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Some World War II servicemen who became Civil Rights Activists

Read about a few individuals who served honorably in World War II and returned home to lead in the Civil Rights Movement. It is estimated that approximately one third of Civil Rights activists served in the military during the Second World War.

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