Tuskegee Airman Yenwith Whitney

Retired Tuskegee Airman 1st Lt. Yenwith Whitney, 81, a retired first lieutenant. He's 81 who lives in Sarasota, greets retired B-24 combat flight engineer Alfred Weber, 85, of Boynton Beach who was rescued by the Tuskegee Airmen while flying a mission over Italy during WWII. Fourteen retired Tuskegee Airmen members were at the African American Research Library in Fort Lauderdale being honored for their military service. The Tuskegee Airmen were the first black pilots who served during WWII.
Susan Stocker, Sun Sentinel
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