July 2008
Jet;7/21/2008, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p13
This article discusses significant events related to U.S. Black history that occurred on July 18. On July 18, 1863, Sergeant William H. Carney became the first Black soldier to earn the Congressional Medal of Honor. On July 18, 1998, the African-American Civil War Soldiers Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C.


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