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Tuskegee Airman Laid To Rest At DFW National Cemetery

A grateful nation said goodbye Tuesday to another veteran of the “greatest generation.” Captain Claude Robert Platte, Junior, was born in Denison, Texas… grew up in Fort Worth, and later achieved prominence as a pilot and flight instructor with the famed Tuskegee Airmen.

CBS 11–10/08/2013

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Museum Exhibit Inspires Kids To ‘Rise Above’

An inspirational exhibit is making a stop at an aviation museum in North Texas, aimed at getting kids of all ages to ‘fly high’ with their dreams.

03/22/2013

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Tuskegee Airmen Help Open Exhibit In Dallas

Members of the Tuskegee Airmen helped open a new exhibit dedicated to them at the Frontiers of Flight Museum at Love Field on Sunday.

11/11/2012

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The Tuskegee Airmen In American History

Not so very long ago there was a fight to preserve American freedom being waged by a group that was not always given freedom. The Tuskegee Airmen were a band of WWII black pilots who began the breakdown of barriers in the military.

02/21/2012