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Aircraft technician with Tuskegee Airmen dies at 100 in NYC

8 days ago   |   By Miami Herald

A New York City man who served as an aircraft technician with the famed all-black Tuskegee Airmen died Saturday at age 100. Police say a home health aide found Wilfred...
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Aircraft technician with Tuskegee Airmen dies at 100 in NYC

8 days ago   |   By National Post

NEW YORK - A New York City man who served as an aircraft technician with the famed all-black Tuskegee Airmen has died at 100 years of age.
Police say a health aide found Wilfred DeFour unconscious and unresponsive inside his Harlem apartment Saturday morning.
DeFour was pronounced dead by Emergency Medical Service workers. Police say he appears to have died from natural causes.
DeFour was honoured just last month at a ceremony to rename a Manhattan post office after the Tuskegee Airmen.
The Daily News reports that Defour said at the Nov. 19 ceremony that the World War II squadron's members...
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Aircraft technician with Tuskegee Airmen dies at 100 in NYC

8 days ago   |   By Miami Herald

A New York City man who served as an aircraft technician with the famed all-black Tuskegee Airmen has died at 100 years of age. Police say a health aide found...
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