TUSKEGEE AIRMEN: THE FIRST TOP GUNS

Date:  February 12th

Day:  Saturday

Times: 1:30pm-4:30pm

LocationPortsmouth Art & Cultural Center Annex

In May of 1949, the US Military was still segregated. The U.S. Air Force held the first Gunnery Meet in Las Vegas NV, where five “fighter groups” sent their best pilots and crews to compete, including the all African American 332nd Tuskegee Airmen fighter group. Come hear the details of this little known and fascinating story presented by Howard and Richard Baugh, two sons of decorated WWII fighter pilot Lt. Col. Howard Lee Baugh.

Date

Feb 12 2022

Time

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm