In A extra Unbending conflict, journalist and writer Pete Nelson chronicles the little-known tale of the 369th Infantry Regimentthe first African-American regiment mustered to struggle in WWI. Recruited from all walks of Harlem lifestyles, the regiment needed to struggle along the French simply because America's segregation coverage prohibited them from combating with white U.S. soldiers.
Despite striking odds and racism, the 369th grew to become essentially the most successfuland infamousregiments of the struggle. The Harlem Hellfighters, as their enemies named them, spent longer than the other American unit in wrestle, have been the 1st Allied unit to arrive the Rhine, and confirmed amazing valor at the battlefield, with many squaddies successful the Croix de Guerre and the Legion of Honor. Replete with shiny debts of battlefield heroics, A extra Unbending Battle is the exciting tale of the dauntless Harlem Hellfighters.
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