Hoosier member of Tuskegee Airmen dies

Indianapolis has lost a part of living history. Walter Palmer, one of Indiana's last living members of the famed World War II black fighter pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen, died at age 87. Full Story
David Klinzing

Fairfield, OH

#1 Feb 18, 2013
I met Walter at the Nellis 50th USAF anniversary airshow in 1997. He was a fine and gracious man. God bless him and his family.
Ralph

Bloomingdale, IN

#2 Feb 19, 2013
David Klinzing wrote:
I met Walter at the Nellis 50th USAF anniversary airshow in 1997. He was a fine and gracious man. God bless him and his family.
Amen.Gentlemen like him are disappearing rapidly.
Roger

Richmond, IN

#3 Feb 19, 2013
RIP my friend.

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#4 Feb 19, 2013
David Klinzing wrote:
I met Walter at the Nellis 50th USAF anniversary airshow in 1997. He was a fine and gracious man. God bless him and his family.
America's greatest generation is on the verge of extinction. May they all rest in peace.
Ralph

Bloomingdale, IN

#5 Feb 19, 2013
AllAmerican1 wrote:
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America's greatest generation is on the verge of extinction. May they all rest in peace.
Sadly true, they probably do not understand their sacrifice, based on what the nation is becoming.
ima hoosier

Greenfield, IN

#6 Feb 22, 2013
silver wings to fly him to the above..heaven.

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