The Montford Point Marines

Two of the first African Americans to join the U.S. Marines, Joseph Carpenter and Eugene Groves, talked about their experience at Montford… read more

Two of the first African Americans to join the U.S. Marines, Joseph Carpenter and Eugene Groves, talked about their experience at Montford Point training camp in North Carolina, and their service during World War II. They also responded to questions from the audience.

The American Veterans Center hosted the discussion at its 15th Annual Conference. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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The Montford Point Marines

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Program ID:
309083-4
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 24, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 7, 2013

Airing Details

  • Dec 24, 2012 | 3:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2012 | 3:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2013 | 1:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 5:58am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 4:12pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 07, 2013 | 1:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
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