Sgt. Maj. Willie T. Grandison Jr.

Spotlight on You: Sgt. Maj. Willie T. Grandison Jr.

Eighth Army celebrates civil rights leader's legacy

by: Cpl. Jung Dong-in, Eighth Army Public Affairs | .
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published: January 23, 2017

Sgt. Maj. Willie T. Grandison Jr., the Eighth Army personnel senior enlisted advisor, speaks to attendees during Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday observance at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan, South Korea, Jan. 12. King was a pivotal figure in the Civil Rights Movement who led nonviolent resistances against racial discrimination within the American society in the 1950s and 60s.

(Photo Credit: Cpl. Jung Dongin, Eighth Army Public Affairs)

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