Tuskegee Airmen talk at center
Frank Macon, a veteran of World War II, will tell his experiences as a member of the Tuskegee Airmen during World War II in a program Friday, Feb. 8 at the Old
Colorado City History Center, 1 S. 24th St.
Starting at 11 a.m., the presentation is titled “History of the Tuskegee Airmen - As I See It.”
The History Center, owned and operated by the volunteer Old Colorado City Historical Society (OCCHS), will open at 10:30 a.m. for coffee and museum visitation. There is no charge, but donations are accepted.
The Tuskegee Airmen were a group of black military pilots during World War II and afterwards. According to a History Center press release, the Airmen “were important factors in the initiation of the historic social change to achieve racial equality in America.”
For more information, call 636-1225.
From a press release