Tuskegee Airman who marched with MLK dies at 93

Dabney Montgomery served as a bodyguard to Dr. Martin Luther King during the famous 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery.

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The Tuskegee Airmen received further training in French Morocco before their first mission, on June 2, 1943, a strafing attack on Pantelleria Island, an Italian island in the Mediterranean Sea. Later that year the army Before entering college, Thompson first served as a Tuskegee Airman, one of the legendary black aviators who fought against the Nazis in World War II. “When I was in the service, I was in flight Though it can be said th the Airmen are to military aviion wh Jackie Robinson is to major league baseball, it is surprising th many Tags: tuskegee, airmen, military, Tuskegee Airmen History - Tuskegee On November 6, 1998, President Clinton approved Public Law 105-355, which established the Airmen Nional Historic Site Moton Field in , Alabama, to memore and interpret the heroic actions of the Airmen The Airmen is a 1995 HBO television movie based on the exploits of an actual groundbreaking unit, the first African-American b pilots in the

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