British to Honor First Black Army Officer

October 28, 2014   // 0 Comments

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network(  --- The British Royal Mint has released for the first time the image of a limited edition coin honoring Walter Tull, Britain’s first black army officer who died on the battlefield. The coin is valued at five pounds. Tull, born in 1888, made history after enlisting in the army when the First World War broke...

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