The Tuskegee Airmen were dedicated, determined young men who volunteered to become the first black military airmen during World War II.

The Tuskegee Airmen were dedicated, determined young men who volunteered to become the first black military airmen during World War II. I was lucky enough to hear two of them speak at the local VFW.

Tuskegee Airmen: 'Rock Stars' Of American History : NPR

Tuskegee Airmen: 'Rock Stars' Of American History

First African-American military aviators in the United States Armed Forces. Tuskegee Airmen - Francesco Francavilla

~~ TUSKEGEE AIRMEN ~~ Art by Francesco Francavilla First African-American military aviators in the United States Armed Forces. The name also applies to the navigators, bombardiers, mechanics,.

Tuskegee Airmen of World War II

Tuskegee Airmen of World War II It's long overdue that all of aviators and the American public salute and bow our heads to these courageous and competent pilots.

Tuskegee airmen at a briefing in Ramitelli, Italy, 1945

Tuskgee Airmen - Members of the Fighter Group attending a briefing in Ramitelli, Italy, March, history-war-military

The Tuskegee Airmen: Freedom Flyers of World War II

The Tuskegee Airmen: Freedom Flyers of World War II

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Paul Adams 332nd Fighter Group (The Red Tails) Tuskegee Airmen

obitoftheday: “ Obit of the Day: Paul Adams, Tuskegee Airman Paul Adams, a member of the Fighter Group, also known as “The Red Tails,“ died on July 2013 at the age of Mr. Adams was.

Tuskegee Airmen African-American Black Pilots of the WWII 332nd Fighter Group with  P-40 Warhawk. They became best know for their Bomber escourt operations for the 15th Air Force and "Never Lost a Bomber to Enemy Action"!

1940s WWII Tuskegee Airmen ~ African American Pilots Photo

The Tuskegee Airmen were African-American pilots serving as air escorts to protect heavy bomber aircraft during WWII. They were the first African-American military aviators in the US armed forces.

Tuskegee Airmen ~ Kurt Miller

Tuskegee Airmen were the first determined young black American's to fight as a pilot in Image created in max, Bryce and Photoshop with a Wacom tablet.

Eleanor Roosevelt takes flight with one of the Tuskegee Airmen, ca. 1940. (She had been a strong advocate for opening flight roles to Black airmen.)

Eleanor Roosevelt’s Flight Into History With A Tuskegee Airman

Charles Alfred Anderson, Sr., served as the chief civilian flight instructor for the Tuskegee Institute's groundbreaking program to train black pilots. Anderson was tasked with training the famous World War II Tuskegee Airmen. Between 1940Charles Alfred Anderson, Sr., served as the chief civilian flight instructor for the Tuskegee Institute’s groundbreaking program to train black pilots. Anderson was tasked with training the famous World War II Tuskegee Airmen. Between 1940 and 1946, he was…

Charles Alfred Anderson, Sr., served as the chief civilian flight instructor for the Tuskegee Institute's groundbreaking program to train black pilots. Anderson was tasked with training the famous World War II Tuskegee Airmen. Between 1940Charles Alfred Anderson, Sr., served as the chief civilian flight instructor for the Tuskegee Institute’s groundbreaking program to train black pilots. Anderson was tasked with training the famous World War II Tuskegee Airmen. Between 1940 and 1946, he was…

19 Mar 41: The 99th Pursuit Squadron is activated, also known as the Tuskegee Airmen, the first all-black unit of the Army Air Corp. During WWII, African Americans in many US states were still subject to the Jim Crow laws. The American military was racially segregated, as was much of the federal government. The Tuskegee Airmen were subjected to racial discrimination, both within and outside the army. Despite these adversities, they trained and flew with distinction. #WWII #History

19 Mar The Pursuit Squadron is activated, also known as the Tuskegee Airmen, the first all-black unit of the Army Air Corp.

Gen Benjamin Oliver Davis, Jr (1912 - 2002) Leader of the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II, later he was the first black general in the US Air Force

Gen Benjamin Oliver Davis, Jr - Leader of the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II, later he was the first black general in the US Air Force. Tuskegee Airmen were outstanding pilots.

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