Tag: African-American History Month

DeCa asks patrons to ‘Tell Us Your Story’

DeCa asks patrons to ‘Tell Us Your Story’

| February 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

In observance of Black History Month, commissary and exchange patrons will be eligible to enter a social media contest telling their military service story for a chance to win one $5,000 or one of three $1,000 scholarships.

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Intrepid African-Americans broke barriers

Intrepid African-Americans broke barriers

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Throughout the nation’s history, African-Americans have served in uniform with honor and distinction during times of war and peace.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Send official announcements for Soldiers and civilians to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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African-American received Medal of Honor during Civil War

African-American received Medal of Honor during Civil War

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Of the 3,498 service members who have received the Medal of Honor throughout U.S. history, only 88 have been black.

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World War II Tuskegee Airman packs in audience at PAM

World War II Tuskegee Airman packs in audience at PAM

| February 9, 2017 | 1 Comment

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and 400 guests paid tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen and the vital role they played during World War II with a special “WWII Tuskegee Airman Hangar Talk” by decorated World War II Tuskegee Airman and pilot Col. Charles McGee.

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EEO notes African-American inventors to the first president

EEO notes African-American inventors to the first president

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Africa is the “motherland of all humanity and the cradle of its intellect.”

— “New Yorker” Magazine

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205th MI hosts innovative Black History Month event

205th MI hosts innovative Black History Month event

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Soldiers, civilians and families from around U.S. Army-Hawaii area south participated in the first ever African-American/Black History Month Observance Orienteering and Trivia physical training event, here, Feb. 26.

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