Master Chief Petty Officer Carl Maxie Brashear was the first African American to become a U. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in Cuba Gooding, Jr. would portray Brashear in the 2000 film ''Men of Honor''.
This is one of the most famous photographs from the Second World War. Apparently the nurse slapped the soldier immediately after. The event was the celebration of the end of the war and it was taken in Times Square by Alfred Eisenstaedt. New York 1945
The milk man. I was really little then but in the early I remember that the milk man delivered milk to your door. He put it in the metal box that we kept on the door step that kept it cool.--my dad was a milkman.
Russian machine gunners near Brest-Litovsk in Many Russian units disintegrated in rout or desertion during the Great Retreat of but others fought determined and desperate last stands to buy time for their comrades.
8 Facts About Cathay Williams, Female Buffalo Soldier
"Female Buffalo Soldier" by John Jones. This art print is supposed to be the legendary Cathay Williams, the only female Buffalo Soldier. She became the first African American female to enlist and serve in the United States Army.