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Is there a place where the Women's Committee Council of Defense registration cards have been catalogued? Back in 2017, we came across a drawer filled with cards while doing WWI research at the Miami County Museum in P... I was wondering where I might locate sources that demonstrate the sexism, leisure, and racial discrimination surrounding female codebreakers in WWII. Specifically for sexism, reports where men were surprised ... My father passed away a month ago and he never received his proper military honors. I’m looking to working on getting him the proper military honors. I’m not sure what went on between the funeral home and ... Hello, I have heard that there are regiment day books at the National Archives detailing what happened day by day for the US Colored Troops. I have found these records, but apparently there are more detailed daily rec... There were hundreds or thousands of Black Americans (both men and women) who served in the US military and were stationed in The Philippines, Guam, Wake Island throughout the 1920s, 1930s, and up to 7 Dec 1941/8 Dec 1... Hi there! This community has been really helpful in the past, so I'm hoping you can answer another question related to African Americans in the military. I am working on a state historical marker for the Freeman Army ... I have seen the story that there are new records on the Buffalo Soldiers' being scanned starting on June 20th. (does not state the year). I am anxious to access these records. I"m tring to find records showing how many African American soldiers were stationed at Camp Ellis, IL during WWII. I would like to learn what units they were assigned to and what services did they train in at th... My dad, Henry Crozier, was born in 1912 He joined the Army on October 23, 1942 in Cincinnati. His Army Service Number is 35667697. That’s all I know. It doesn’t show the rest of his military service.... I am seeking any military information or otherwise about Joseph Logan who was stationed in Fort Riley Kansas in 1959. Little is known about him except the following: He was born about 1938-1939; He is African-American... Good afternoon, I am looking for records of Peter S. Jacobs who enrolled in Civil War August 12, 1861 and discharged March 20, 1866 in Vicksburg, MS as Co G, 50th Regiment of USCT. He received commission by orde... Seeking military information on the following relatives that completed a WWI Draft card: My great grandfather Samuel Moses of Pierce County, GA Great Uncle Jacob Brown of Tifton County, GA Joseph Brown of Tifton ... I am researching the history of the Buffalo Soldiers for a historical project and wanted to know if anyone was aware of any surviving Buffalo Soldiers from WWII and the Korean War. Any advice would be appreciate... I am trying to find record of Peter Ross, Jr being in the Army and in the Battle at Memphis? He was son of Peter Ross Sr. There's also some mention of 'Yazoo River' within our records with his sister, etc. but would l... I am trying to find an old record of a Military Personnel having ever worked in the military. He was a black man born in 1792 in Amelia, VA by the name of Peter Ross, Sr. This unit information is listed on my grandfather's gravestone. The inscription reads " South Carolina Pvt. Company A, 305 Labor Bn QM World War I." I found my grandfather's World War I draft card in the U. S. Census ... I'm looking for records and pictures on Company "A" 305th Quartermaster Battalion served 1917-1919 France World War I. It's my understanding the unit was made up African Americans from the Southern States. I am seeking WWII military information on Tommy L. Mitchell from Memphis, Tennessee. Please identify the unit in this photo on this National Archives site -- “Pictures of African Americans During World War II: Select Audiovisual Records” at https://www.archives.gov/files/research/african-a... Looking for military records of Derrick Oxford who was a slave and served in the Revolutionary War. He lived in Plainfield, New Hampshire.