Black Marines – Montford Point

Hand Salute!~WallyMontford Point: Back to Where It All Began for Black MarinesStory by Pfc. Kelvin ClarkPosted: 02.26.2009 02:09 The Marine Corps was established in 1775, however, it was not until 1942 that blacks were permitted to serve in the Corps. Montford Point, N.C., was the first recruit training camp for black Marines and operated from – > Read More