Montford Point Marines Get Recognition They Deserve - NBC Chicago

    Montford Point Marines Get Recognition They Deserve

    The first group of African Americans to enter the Marine Corps. were known as the Montford Point Marines. They have been left out of history books but were finally honored with the Congressional Gold Medal. Art Norman reports. (Published Monday, Jul 16, 2012) The first group of African Americans to enter the Marine Corps. were known as the Montford Point Marines. They have been left out of history books but... See More