Joan Myers of Bellingham, back row, third from right, played trombone in the Women's Army Corp band during the early 1950s. Her unit, Company B, was the first integrated WAC company.
Joan Myers of Bellingham, back row, third from right, played trombone in the Women's Army Corp band during the early 1950s. Her unit, Company B, was the first integrated WAC company. COURTESY TO THE HERALD
Joan Myers of Bellingham, back row, third from right, played trombone in the Women's Army Corp band during the early 1950s. Her unit, Company B, was the first integrated WAC company. COURTESY TO THE HERALD

Bellingham woman in WAC band horrified by discrimination against black colleague

November 11, 2011 12:01 AM

UPDATED November 10, 2011 11:47 AM

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