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C. Alfred “Chief” Anderson taught hundreds of Tuskegee Airmen to fly, and is now being honored with a U.S. Postal Service stamp for his dedication as a leader. Known as the “Father of Black Aviation,” he died at the age of 89 in 1996. (Photo: USPS)
Throughout history, America has been involved in countless wars, today we thank those African-American soldiers who fought for our nation.
From 1941-46 the 332nd Fighter Group and the 477th Bombardment Group; better known as the Tuskegee Airmen, pilots in World War II. They were the first African-American airmen in the armed forces and trained on a segregated airbase in Tuskegee, Ala...
John Edward Allen, a New Mexico veteran who served as a Tuskegee Airman during World War II and later earned honors for his Air Force service during the Vietnam War, died Tuesday after a long battle with cancer.
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The Tuskegee Airmen recently pass...