Despite a unified war effort, U.S. forces remain segregated. The Tuskegee Airmen, the first black units in the Army Air Corps, fly over 15,000 combat missions and earn over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses during the war, encouraging the integration of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Remembering #VEDay . @RobinRoberts , co-anchor of ABC’s@GMA and daughter of a member of the #WWII Tuskegee Airmen, gives thanks as we commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe. #DoDRemembers75 #VEDay7575
One of America's last surviving Tuskegee Airmen. Scholarships for quality education. Young leaders. Comfort for mourning Americans. A soldier's reunion with his family. “I tore it up. I was trying to find one page with truth on it. I couldn’t." - Speaker Pelosi
Bring out the ? Tuskegee Airman, Col. Charles E. McGee celebrates his 100th birthday at Dover Air Force Base, Del. The Ohio native is one of the last surviving members of the Tuskegee Airmen. #DoDRemembers75
Dear Alabama, Remember the best of yourselves. You've done it before. Selma marches. Montgomery bus boycott. Birmingham bombing activists. Tuskegee airmen fighting for this country. Rise again. Polls open until 7pm. For complaints or questions: 866-OUR-VOTE.
The Tuskegee Airmen bravely fought enemies abroad & racism at home. Our nation is forever grateful for their heroism, fighting for the values of America: equality, justice & opportunity. #BlackHistoryMonth
Charles McGee is one of the last living Tuskegee Airmen and a true American hero! General McGee and his great-grandson, Iain Lanphier, attended #SOTU as guests of President@realDonaldTrump and @FLOTUS .