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Photo Credit: DJ Montoya (SMDCARSTRAT)
Col. James R. Meisinger (center), commander of the 1st Space Brigade, presents a brigade mug to retired Air Force Capt. Samuel C. Hunter Jr. (right), while Col. Lowell Bell (left) looks on. Hunter and Bell are two of four long-time members of the Colorado Hubert L. "Hook" Jones Chapter of The Tuskegee Airmen who visited Army Space Soldiers at the 1st Space Brigade headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo., Feb. 26 as part of the brigade's Black History Month program. Each of the Tuskegee members gave stirring accounts of the struggles and triumphs of racial integration in the military during and after World War II as part of the famous Tuskegee Experiment.
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