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African American Soldiers in Wartime

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Mosaic Templars Cultural Center

501 W 9th St

Little Rock, AR 72201

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Saturday, February 1, 2020
Check-in begins at 9:15 a.m.
Presentation starts at 10 a.m.

Speakers Dr. Cherisse Jones-Branch, a Persian Gulf War veteran, will present "A Debutante, a Soldier and a War Veteran" and Brig. Gen. Gracus K. Dunn, who retired from the U.S. Army, will present "African-American Services in America's Wars."

Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High School students in the U.S. Army Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) will post the colors.

Teachers can earn up to three professional development credits by attending. The event is free but reservations are required by Jan. 27. Refreshments will be provided.

This event is presented by the Black History Commission of Arkansas, which is an advisory board of the Arkansas State Archives, a division of Arkansas Heritage.
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