"Foreign Policy Aspects of Integration of the U.S. Armed Forces" (NARA Blog Post)

Source: 
The National Archives

On 26 July 1948, by Executive Order 9981, President Truman ordered the desegregation of the U.S. armed forces.  What were the foreign policy implications for relations with countries hosting U.S. armed forces? 

David Langbart, in the Text Message, the blog for archivists at the National Archives, explores that question in "Foreign Policy Aspects of Integration of the U.S. Armed Forces"

Era: 
Harry Truman administration: 1945-1953