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date: 27 May 2022

Brownsville Incident 

The Oxford Companion to United States History
Marvin E. FletcherMarvin E. Fletcher

(1906).In the summer of 1906, despite local white protest, the U.S. Army garrisoned Fort Brown in Brownsville, Texas, with three companies of the Twenty-fifth Infantry, a regiment whose enlisted personnel were all African American. Racial tension became intense. Around midnight on ... ...

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