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Here’s a key event that happened on this day brought to you by Black Facts

1942 – Tuskegee Airmen initiated

The Army Air Corps’ all African American 100th Pursuit Squadron, later designated a fighter squadron, was activated at Tuskegee Institute. The squadron served honorably in England and in other regions of the European continent during World War II.

 

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This Day In Black History: February 19th- Tuskegee Airmen Initiated was originally published on majicatl.com

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