Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

The Golden Thirteen

Graphic of the Golden Thirteen
Caption: The Golden Thirteen were 13 enlisted Sailors who became the first African-American commissioned and warrant officers in the U.S. Navy during World War II. #USN #Remembrance #History #Historymatters #Peoplematter #NavyOfficer #commissioned #blackhistorymonth #pioneer #leadership #groundbreaking #Golden13 #trailblazers
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Visit the African American Experience in the U.S. Navy for more about The Golden Thirteen and other trailblazers. Here

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