Captain Louis Rayfield Purnell
332nd Fighter Group - 99th Fighter Squadron - 15th AF
The 99th was originally formed as the Army Air Force's first African American fighter squadron, then known the 99th Pursuit Squadron. The personnel received their initial flight training at Tuskegee, Alabama earning them the nickname Tuskegee Airmen....
Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot
Military site : airfield
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