Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee

Brigadier General Charles McGee looked back at his military career, particularly his time with the Tuskegee Airmen - African American… read more

Brigadier General Charles McGee looked back at his military career, particularly his time with the Tuskegee Airmen - African American military pilots who served in segregated Army Air Corps units during World War II. McGee later served with the Air Force in Korea and Vietnam and, in total, flew more than 400 combat missions across three wars. He received a post-service promotion from colonel to brigadier general in 2020 at the age of 100. The Friends of the National World War II Memorial hosted this discussion and provided the video. close

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  • Thalia Ertman Public Education Officer Friends of the National World War II Memorial
  • Charles McGee Colonel (Retired, Former) U.S. Army

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Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee

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Program ID:
508860-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 16, 2021 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 27, 2021 | 10:30am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Feb 16, 2021 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 17, 2021 | 1:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 17, 2021 | 7:21am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 17, 2021 | 6:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2021 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2021 | 10:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 27, 2021 | 10:30am EST | C-SPAN 3