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Statue of Duluth's Tuskegee Airman unveiled

Published 06/20/2012, Duluth News Tribune

Gomer, who stands 5 feet, 9 inches tall, said the statue matches his memory of himself as a 1940s fighter pilot who flew 68 missions as one of the black airmen who broke the color barrier and flew over Europe. The men were depicted in the movie “Red Tails,” which was released this year.

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