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Feature Friday: Harlem Hellfighters

  • Dates: 6/1/2018, 6/15/2018, 6/29/2018
  • Time: 1:15 AM to 1:45 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    This special 30-minute tour explores the creation, struggle, triumph and legacy of WWI’s most storied regiment, the 369th Infantry. The 369th served longer than any American regiment of World War I, and was nicknamed the "Hellfighters" by the German army due to their actions on the battlefield. The tour visits the WWI exhibition at the New York State Capitol which features Sgt. Henry Johnson’s Medal of Honor and will end at the exhibition, Their Glory Will Never Fade: The Legacy of the Harlem Hellfighters, located in the Empire State Plaza, Abrams Justice Building, Vietnam Memorial Gallery.

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