Daily Archives: December 1, 2014

20. Samuel Shepherd

Samuel Shepherd, an African-American World War II veteran, was arrested with two other black men — Walter Irvin, and Charless Greenlee — in 1948, accused of raping a 17-year-old white woman. Another man, Ernest Thomas, was accused of the crime as … Continue reading

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