Finding Your Roots

Union Soldier

Clip: Season 6 Episode 13 | 1m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Kehinde Wiley’s great-grandfather was one of 370 black soldiers to serve in WWI when the military, like almost all of America at the time, was segregated. His grueling assignment was to remove dead bodies from temporary graves for reburial in army cemeteries.

Aired: 11/10/20

Rating: NR

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Finding Your Roots: Season Seven

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Finding Your Roots: Season Seven

Finding Your Roots: Season Seven, Tuesdays at 8/7c on PBS (check local listings).

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