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TUSKEGEE AIRMEN. America’s first black military airmen Came from all over the US Most were college graduates!. Tuskegee Army Air Field (TAAF). Trained in Alabama First group in 1941 – 13 students 5 successfully completed the training 1941-1946 ---- 994 pilots graduated - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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TUSKEGEE AIRMEN

TUSKEGEE AIRMENAmericas first black military airmen

Came from all over the US

Most were college graduates! Tuskegee Army Air Field (TAAF)Trained in Alabama

First group in 1941 13 students

5 successfully completed the training

1941-1946 ---- 994 pilots graduated

99th Pursuit Squadron (North Africa)

332nd Fighter Group - Europe`Had an OUTSTANDING record!

Never lost a bomber to enemy fire!