In 1917, the world seems on the verge of chaos when hardworking coal stoker
Al Johnson sets off from Albany, New York and joins the 369th Infantry Regiment—the famous Harlem Hellfighters—to fight in
"The Great War."
Al leaves behind Evie, the love of his life, to care for their three small children in the tenuous hope of a better future when (or if) he returns.
Evie! That I would love her was inevitable. that she would love me...was a miracle. Will I ever see her again?