Tuskegee Airmen honor Clemson Extension’s Marvin

Tuskegee Airmen honor Clemson Extension’s Marvin

The nation’s first African American fighter pilots were often scorned when breaking military color barriers in the 1940s, but they were heroes to young Walterboro native Johnnie Thompson. “I was 12 or 13 and used to see them come downtown in their sharp uniforms,” Thompson recalled seeing Tuskegee Airmen who received combat training in Walterboro […]
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Tuskegee Airmen honor Clemson Extension’s Marvin

Talk about South Carolina!