The Tuskegee Airmen overcame racial prejudice to become one of America's elite fighter units of World War II. Their legacy laid the foundation for African American equality in America.
Video depicting the famous 24 March 1945 B-17 bomber escort mission to Berlin, Germany. Lt. Calvin Spann flew on this historic mission, where the Tuskegee Airmen downed three German Me-262 jets.
Special thanks to all who contributed to this historically significant exhibit.
The Family of Lt. Calvin Spann
The History Channel
Bob Welch, Curator
Kent Harraid, Collections Database Manager