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Profiles of Tuskegee Airmen: Joe Gomer

Profiles of Tuskegee Airmen: Joe Gomer

Tuskegee Airman pilot Joe Gomer was born on June 20, 1920 in Iowa Falls, Iowa. The Gomer family was one of only two African American families in their small town. Growing up, he was fascinated by model airplanes and dreamed of becoming a pilot. He worked in his father’s janitorial […]

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Profiles of Tuskegee Airmen: Fred Brewer

Profiles of Tuskegee Airmen: Fred Brewer

Tuskegee Airman Fred Brewer’s family would never see him again after he left to fly and fight in Europe during World War II. Although not much is known about Brewer’s life, we honor his service and reflect on his achievements. Fred Lorenzo Brewer Jr. was born in 1921 in Charlotte, […]

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