Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Flashcards
My name is
Benjamin O. Davis Jr.
I was born on(December 18, 1912) in
I received my education at
University of Chicago, United States Military Academy.
I am known as
I was known as first African American general in the U.S. Air Force, pilot.
I became famous when I
I became the first African American U.S. Air Force General.
An interesting fact is
worked for U.S. Department of Transportation and stopped a wave of aircraft hijackings.
Another interesting fact is
I received many military honors.
One more interesting fact is
I fought in World War II.
Reference Sources Used:
"The privileges of being an American belong to those brave enough to fight for them."
Bonus I died on (July 4, 2002) in
Bonus (if your person is dead):If I were alive today,I would be
probably still be in the Air Force