Guarding the railways, Morkill, ca. 1942

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Guarding the railways, Morkill, ca. 1942

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Two African American soldiers, known as the "Black Guards" patrolled the railways in Maine during World War II in case of terrorist attack.

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  • Title: Guarding the railways, Morkill, ca. 1942
  • Creation Date: circa 1942
  • Subject Date: circa 1942
  • Location: Morkill, Piscataquis County, ME
  • Media: photographic print
  • Object Type: Image

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Monson Historical Society
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