March 19, 1941 Was The Inaugural Date of Tuskegee Airmen

Today In Aviation History
Today In Aviation History
Today In Aviation History

March 19, 1941 was the inaugural date of Tuskegee Airmen (or the 99th Pursuit Squadron): the first division of all African-American pilots in the Army Air Corp.  It was a great victory in the struggle for civil equality, African-Americans not having been allowed to enlist during World War I.

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