Being LGBTQ in America: LGBTQ Service in the Armed Forces, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Jill C. Wheeler
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 153217232X
  • ISBN-13: 9781532172328
  • DDC: 355.008664
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released January 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020
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This book looks at enlisted LGBTQ people and legislation that made their experience in the US military difficult. It also discusses how LGBTQ soldiers served during times of war but were often discharged for their gender identity or sexuality after the war. Features include a glossary, further readings, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.