As producer of the Tom Joyner Morning Show for STL market, it just makes me happy that someone is going to continue and spread the word of our lost and fallen hero’s!!!

The Tuskegee Airmen were the first African-American pilots in the US military, and Operation Halyard was one of the most extraordinary rescue missions of World War II, described in Gregory Freeman’s The Forgotten 500. Now a newly discovered connection between them has come to light—the “Red Tails” flew fighter cover for the mission.