Category: in-the-news

Della J. Bassette

Mencie Trotter, Class of 1940 and future instructor at the school, Louise Lomax, Class of 1942, and Della Bassette, Class of 1941, were three of

Read More »

Ludovic F. Audant

Class 44-B-SE 2/8/1944 Port au Prince Haiti Unit: 301st Fighter Squadron of the 332nd Fighter Group October 12, 1911 – September 23, 1974 Virtual Museum

Read More »

Della Raney

It’s understandable that Della Raney became known as “Maw Raney” to the nurses she supervised at Tuskegee Army Air Field during World War II. She

Read More »

Gentry Eugene Barnes

Class 44-D-SE 4/15/1944 2nd Lt. 0828045 Lawrenceville, IL Unit: 99th Fighter Squadron of the 332nd Fighter Group Virtual Museum post of 1942 Gentry Eugene Barnes

Read More »

Charity Adams Earley

First black officer of the Women Army Auxiliary Corps Charity Adams Earley (1918–2002) was the first African-American woman to be an officer in the Women’s Army

Read More »

Arthur O’Neil Fisher

November 12, 1919 – 2002Class: 44-55-3Graduation Date: 29 December 1944 Unit: 477th Bombardier SquadronVirtual Museum posting of the Judge Arthur O. Fisher Park The Honorable Arthur O’Neil

Read More »