Piper Cub used for training.
PT-17 Stearman trainer made by Boeing
PT-17 Stearman trainer made by Boeing.
Noel Parrish replaced the prvious Tuskegee commander, a bigot who actually was refusing to train the pilots. Parrish repsected the men and had a major impact on their future.
Major General Benjamin O. Davis, Sr.; Lieutenant Colonel Noel Parrish; and Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.
Moton Field, Tuskegee, Alabama
Roy Cochrun Collection