They were among the country's first black Marines. This is their story

They were among the country's first black Marines. Yet, few people know their story and the history behind it. Montford Point Marines were the first African Americans to serve in the United States Marine Corps. This was during the time of segregation.
Published: 6:21 AM EDT August 16, 2019
Updated: 6:20 AM EDT August 16, 2019