Document for Today, January 22nd:
Members of the 99th Fighter Squadron of the Army Air Forces, famous all-Negro outfit, at the Anzio beachhead.
On January 22, 1944, the Allies began their assault of Anzio, Italy during World War II. Pictured on the Anzio beachhead are members of the 99th Fighter Squadron of the Army Air Forces, an African American unit.
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