Meet Benjamin Oliver Davis Jr. He Became The First Black General Officer In the United States.

Benjamin Oliver Davis Jr., who was born in 1912 in Washington, D.C., is seen as a young cadet at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and later as an Air Force lieutenant general. (Courtesy photo)

Benjamin Oliver Davis Jr. was an American United States Air Force general and commander of the World War II Tuskegee Airmen. He became the first African-American general officer in the United States Air Force in 1940.

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