African Americans in the United States Marine Corps
In June of the United States Marine Corps began admitting black recruits for the first time since the American Revolution. The men received their training at.
African Americans in the United States Marine Corps Timeline. 1776 April - The first African American to fight in a Marine role was John Martin, also known as.
Private Perry was the first African - American Marine recruit in 167 years. loss of efficiency in the Marine Corps if we have to take Negroes.