The Fund for Investigative Journalism

Supporting investigative reporting projects around the world

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    2001 GEOFFREY F.X. O’CONNELL The Mystery of the 364th reveals the story of a ten-year investigation questioning whether a black WWII Army regiment was massacred at Camp Van Dorn, Mississippi. Published in Gambit Weekly (New Orleans) April 10, 2001 A History Channel documentary on the subject, based on O’Connell’s research, will air soon. Versions of the Gambit Weekly story also were published in numerous alternative weeklies around the country.