7th Annual African American Heritage Celebration

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7th Annual African American Heritage Celebration
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The program, “Black Veterans with Success: Their History and Commitment to Excellence,” emphasizes the contributions African-Americans have made to the military. This year's event will focus on the contributions made by African-American female service members.
Guest panelists, Sergeant E-5 Haya H. Eason, Veteran U.S. Marine Corps and Corporal Denise Donae (Timpson) Hughey, Veteran U.S. Marine Corps Reserves, will share their stories of life in the military and the challenges they faced both as African-Americans and women serving their country. The panel will be moderated by retired Soldiers & Sailors Historian John L. Ford Sr.
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By: Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Trust