Clarence Dart is a decorated combat pilot of World War II. As a Tuskegee Airman, he survived being shot down not once, but twice, during his 95 missions overseas. As the inspiring stories of these groundbreaking black flying squadrons came out of obscurity with the release of major motion pictures […]
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Class 43-J-SE 11/3/1943 2nd Lt. 0814826 Elmira, NY December 6, 1920 – February 17, 2012 Unit: 99th Fighter Squadron of the 332nd Fighter Group Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross , Purple Heart , Air Medal. Congressional Gold Medal Pilot roster listing Clarence Dart is a decorated combat pilot of World War II. As […]
Class 44-A-SE 1/7/1944 2nd Lt. 0819461 Detroit, MI Date of birth: November 15, 1921 Unit: 332nd Fighter Group Pilot roster listing Tuskegee Airman pilot, POW and esteemed educator Alexander Jefferson has served his country with distinction, in the face of great adversity. Jefferson was born Detroit, MI on November 15, 1921, […]
Bringing an aircraft to life, after decades of neglect and exposure to the elements, is a formidable task. The great excess of time, expertise, funds and parts needed to make this kind of dream a reality are in short order. Through sheer grit and determination, members of the Commemorative Air […]
Where you one of the 230,000 folks that came to see us at an airshow or event in your community in 2017? We want to see your pics! We are collecting photos from our visitors and supporters from all around the country to highlight our new friends, diverse audiences and […]