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Jim Smith suggested this so let's see what happens. Sounds like it might be interesting.
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Who was Frederick C. Branch?
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Frederick Clinton Branch (1922-2005) was the first
African American officer to be commissioned in the
US Marine Corp. in 1945.
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Correct.
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Here's Branch's obituary from the Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/ar ... Apr12.html.
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