Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Jun 12, 2008
Army.mil - The famed 369th Infantry Regiment, formerly the 15th New York, was assigned by the American high command to the 161st French Infantry Division. Equipped with French weapons and accouterments, this Black regiment distinguished itself as an effective combat unit, earning its gallant moniker: the "Harlem Hell Fighters." It logged some 191 days at the front -- one of the longest tours of any American unit in the war. The entire Regiment was awarded the French Croix de Guerre, and some 171 individual awards for valor were earned...