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Original Montford Point Marine Henry Jackson was among the first African-Americans to serve in the United States Marine Corps. He was among 500 of his comrades to be awarded a Congressional Gold Medal last June and will be featured in a Black History Month Program Sunday at Cray Chapel CME Church.

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Montford Point Marine to be featured in Black History program

A presentation will be made to one of the nation's first black Marines Sunday at Cray Chapel CME Church in Albany.


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