For Woman’s History Month I detail the capture of Spc Shoshana Johnson, during the 2nd Iraqi war. Spc Johnson was the first African-American woman POW.
Private William Cathay joined the famed Buffalo Soldiers in 1866. This would be a typical enlistment of the period, except William was really Cathay, a woman! She joined the U.S. Army 62 years before women were allowed to serve. Listen to the amazing story of William Cathay, the first female Buffalo Soldier.