All-Black, all-female WWII battalion to receive Congressional Gold Medal

The nation’s only all-Black and all-female battalion is set to finally be honored for their indelible service in the United States Army during World War II. The 6888 Central Postal Directory Battalion, which set off overseas in 1945 and worked in unsanitary, unheated and rat-infested warehouses for months, is reportedly on track to be awarded […]