Local African-American Memories of World War II

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Title

Local African-American Memories of World War II

Subject

Military, Memory

Description

Features, among other content, stories on local African-American servicemen during World War II as well as memories of Chanute Air Force Base and the African-American Experience in Rantoul.

Links:
http://will.illinois.edu/WWII/stories/C232/ Rantoul's 99th Pursuit Squadron: Tuskegee Airmen

http://will.illinois.edu/WWII/story/eunice-gingrey/ Story of a widow of a Tuskegee Airmen

http://will.illinois.edu/WWII/stories/iris-lundin-champaign/ Story of a nurse who advocated for African-American servicemen

http://will.illinois.edu/WWII/stories/university-of-illinois-wwii-veterans-presentation/ WWII Veterans' Presentation

http://will.illinois.edu/WWII/stories/joseph-smith/ Memories of Joseph Smith of Champaign

Creator

Illinois Public Media

Source

http://will.illinois.edu/WWII/stories/category/Web/P42/

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Online Submission

No

Files

Citation

Illinois Public Media, “Local African-American Memories of World War II,” eBlack Champaign-Urbana, accessed April 22, 2018, http://eblackcu.net/portal/items/show/803.

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File: WWII-Stories.pdf

File: WWII-Stories.pdf