Brigadier General Benjamin Davis retires after 50 years. Washington, America.
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Brigadier General Benjamin O. Davis, highest ranking US black Officer, retires. Washington DC, United States of America (USA).
MS President Harry Truman presenting a leather bound testimonial scroll to Davis on his retirement after 50 years as a soldier. CU the Testimonial, pan up to CU Davis. MS onlookers. CU Davis's son, who is also an army officer, looking on. MS side view Truman and Davis talking.