double v http://kmuw.org en Double 'V' For WWII Victory: African Americans In The Armed Forces http://kmuw.org/post/double-v-wwii-victory-african-americans-armed-forces <p></p><p></p><p>It’s reported that less than half of the 2.5-million African American soldiers who registered for the armed forces at the beginning of World War II were called to serve. Those who were enlisted found that as they served their country abroad, they still faced less than a democratic reception at home.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carla Eckels & Julia Holen 29923 at http://kmuw.org Double 'V' For WWII Victory: African Americans In The Armed Forces