George Franklin Grant was a professor at Harvard. He was born in Oswego, New York to former slaves. After receiving his degree in he became a faculty member at Harvard, in the School of Mechanical Dentistry, where he served for 19 years.
Charity Adams Earley, the first African American commissioned officer in the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in She served in the Army for four years and held the rank of Lt. Colonel at the time of her release from active duty.
WWII Nurse in full regalia (I had a uniform just like this, minus the crosses, and wore it into the (THE above was already written and I dint like to change it as it is part of history in itself I feel)