Related Content

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • History
  • Military History


Show Summary Details


African-American troops

Quick Reference

Variously called negro, coloured, and black, the history of African-American soldiers is that of US race relations in general. Even after the abolition of formal discrimination by colour, advancement within the military has corresponded rather closely to skin shade.


Subjects: HistoryMilitary History

Reference entries