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(1945, March) An unidentified Tuskegee airman sitting on top of an airplane, a P-5/D, "Creamer's Dream" airplane in the background, Ramitelli, Italy. | Frissell, Toni, 1907-1988. 332nd Fighter Group at air base in southern Italy | Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

[An unidentified Tuskegee airman sitting on top of an airplane, a "Creamer's Dream" airplane in the background, Ramitelli, Italy, March

Today in History: January 11,     1940: Benjamin O. Davis becomes 1st black general  -   Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., becomes the U.S. Army’s first black general; his son, Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. would later become the first African‐ American general in the Air Force.

Today in History: January 11

Today in History: January Benjamin O. Davis becomes black general - Benjamin O. Army’s first black general; his son, Benjamin O. would later become the first African‐ American general in the Air Force.

Benjamin O. Davis by  Unknown Artist

Tuskegee Airman Benjamin Davis I have shaken the hands of the last remaining Tuskegee Airmen and thanked them.

A Tuskegee Airman sits on the wing of a P51-D, "Creamer's Dream" in Ramitelli, Italy, March 1945

[An unidentified Tuskegee airman sitting on a "Creamer's Dream" airplane, Ramitelli, Italy, March

Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. (Ret.) George Hardy views the Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit in the WWII Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

) George Hardy views the expanded Tuskegee Airmen exhibit in the WWII Gallery at the National Museum of the U. Air Force on Feb.

An airman of the 322nd Bomb Squadron, 91st Bomb Group, 8th AF admires a pin-up painted on the nose of a B-17 Flying Fortress LG-D, 44-6578 "Rusty Dusty". Suffered major damage in a taxying accident at Bassingbourn AAF 121 its home base, 04/04/45, pilot Joseph J Troccoli. AAM

An airman of the Bomb Squadron, Bomb Group, AF admires a pin-up painted on the nose of a Flying Fortress LG-D, "Rusty Dusty". Suffered major damage in a taxying accident at Bassingbourn AAF 121 its home base, pilot Joseph J Troccoli.

(1945, March) Tuskegee airmen Woodrow W. Crockett, Edward C. Gleed, and an unidentified airman at an air base at Ramitelli, Italy. | Frissell, Toni, 1907-1988. 332nd Fighter Group at air base in southern Italy | Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

March) Tuskegee airmen Woodrow W. Crockett, Edward C. Gleed, and an unidentified airman at an air base at Ramitelli, Italy.

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