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Colonel Benjamin O. Davis (332nd FG Commander) and Captain Spurgeon N. Ellington talk to an unidentified ground crew man and a visitor
P-51D-15-NA #44-15648 "Lollipoop II" Code: #10

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Units

  • 332nd Fighter Group

    332nd Fighter Group

    Group
    The United States entered World War II with a military that was segregated by race and remained segregated until 1948. War Department planners generally placed White and African-American Army personnel in separate units during World War II. ...

  • 100th Fighter Squadron

    100th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    Established in February 1942 at Tuskegee Army Airfield, Alabama to train African-American flight cadets graduated from the Tuskegee Institute Army contract flying school. At Tuskegee, the squadron performed advanced combat flying training. As the...

People

  • Spurgeon Ellington

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot
    In his book, The Tuskegee Airmen: The Men Who Changed A Nation, Charles E. Francis wrote: ...

Aircraft

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Date Contributor Update
01 December 2016 17:47:20 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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