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14 July 1918 : Flight Lieut. Quentin Roosevelt


Father  Theodore Roosevelt, Mother Edith, Quentin was the youngest of six. He was four years old when his father became US President so he grew up in the White House.  Half-sister Alice sister Ethel, and brothers Ted, Kermit and Archie. Quentin went to Gorton and then Harvard from 1914.  During August 1915, Quentin Roosevelt and two of his bro…

Freedom Struggles. African Americans and World War One by Adriane Lentz-Smith


Paperback $28.00 £22.95 ISBN 9780674062054 Publication Date 30 September 2011 336 Pages In this influential 2009 Harvard publication Adriane Lentz-Smith provides a long overdue appraisal of the experience of African American soldiers in the American Expeditionary Force in 1918 and 1919. In doing so the lives and hopes of black Americans are se…