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Red tails

John Holway

Red tails

an oral history of the Tuskegee Airmen

by John Holway

  • 14 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American air pilots,
  • United States,
  • African American Participation,
  • American Aerial operations,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • United States. Army Air Forces,
  • African American troops,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRed tails, black wings
    StatementJohn B. Holway
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD790 .H655 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24896755M
    ISBN 100486485005
    ISBN 109780486485003
    LC Control Number2011027669

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    While many people believe they know the story of the Tuskegee Airmen, it is a narrative influenced by movies, misconceptions and myth. In his new book, “The Tuskegee Airmen Chronology: A Detailed Timeline of the Red Tails and Other Black Pilots of World War II,” Dr. Daniel Haulman, chief, Organizational Histories, at the U.S. Air Force Historical Research Agency, provides a thorough Author: Erin Harney. Tuskegee Airmen Recall History-Making Service, Missions. Last of the Doolittle Raiders, Dick Cole, Dies at Honor Flights Is in a Race Against Time to Bring World War II Vets to DC.

    Red Tails. likes 3 talking about this. Red Tails Producer Rick McCallum, Charles Floyd Johnson, George Lucas Director Anthony Hemingway Music Terence Blanchard Release Date JanFollowers: Synopsis. The nd Fighter Group, an all-black World War II unit made up of the best escort pilots and known as the Red Tails, fights racism at home while fighting the Nazis abroad in this action-packed drama based on the true story of the Tuskegee Airmen.


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The story of the real “Red Tails” began at Tuskegee Army Airfield, a base built exclusively for training African-American military pilots.

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