Private Hall killed at Fort Bragg

Chicago Defender
“Youths Protest Draftee Killing”
[Birmingham, Ala., Aug 23, 1941]: 5

Southern Negro Youth Congress demands immediate investigation into Aug 7 incident at Ft Bragg.

“We have not forgotten Private Felix Hall. . . proper investigation has ever been made of his death.”

Recalls Negro draftee seriously beaten by military police in Raleigh & “Hitler-like discipline” aimed at black troops at Fort McClellan. “only a few of the many of such incidences.”