Honoring the 369th Infantry

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They weren't called the Harlem Hell Fighters for nothing. A sign to the 16th division of the French Army in 1917, the 369th was one of the first regiment's to arrive in France. This all black regiment's extraordinary valor earned them fame, when they became the first ever Americans awarded

the Croix de Guerre. A french military award, honoring bravery in battle.

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