Categorized | National News

Tuskegee Airman, 90, Dies In Tucson

Tuskegee Airman, 90, Dies In Tucson

Retired Lt. Col. Luke J. Weathers Jr., a member of World War II’s famed Tuskegee Airmen and a humble combat hero, has died in Tucson at age 90. He will be buried with full honors at Arlington National Cemetery. The Tuskegee Airmen were the U.S. military’s first African-American pilots. Weathers was credited with downing two…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

  • Categories

  • Online Color Edition

  • FSB App Banner

  • NNPA

  • Ads

  • Medical Marijuana Ad

  • WTMP Banner Ad