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Black History Month: The Alcan Highway and the Black Corps of Engineers
SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, RP, GERMANY
The Alcan Highway stretches from the continental U.S. to Alaska across the Southern corner of Canada. It was built buy United States Army engineers in 1942 as a strategic move for the U.S. during WW2. One-third of the men assigned to the project were African-Americans who made up the Black Corps of Engineers. Take a look back at the history of this project with us as we celebrate Black History Month.
Film Credits: Video by Senior Airman Kevin Long
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