452nd Anti-Aircraft Battalion
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At least 2 Black combat units came ashore on D-Day

This story bears repeating: The 320th may have been the first Black unit to land on D-Day at Omaha but they were NOT the only Black unit.
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On June 6, 1944, also known as D-Day, Bruce Kimzey states the 320th  were not the only black unit to land on Omaha beach. The 452nd (also a black unit) landed shortley after the 320th. He states that the 452nd AAA was comprised of 5 batteries, one command and four combat. "The Order of Operation Overlord did not involve the 452nd AAA , as a battery or battalion," says Kimzey.

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In WW2, a unit of the U.S Army known as the 452nd Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion. This unit was one of few African-American regiments. With less than a thousand soldiers, they shot down 88 German planes. 68 of the planes shot down were confirmed kills and 19 were credited as partially confirmed kills. It is believed to be the highest amount of kills by an all African-American unit during WW2.

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