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Black History: Special Delivery!!

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January 6, 2016

Little Known Black History Fact: Sislin Fay Allen

Black History:  Special Delivery!!

Sislin Fay Allen was the first Black policewoman in the United Kingdom. Click the link to learn more about her experience. You know this sister faced some resistance! Click the link below to view the full article.

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Oscar W. Holmes, Jr; 1st African American Air Traffic Controller, 1st Commissioned Black Officer In The Navy & 1st Black Navy Pilot.

Black History: Special Delivery!!

 Oscar W_Holmes Jr

Oscar Holmes, Jr (1916-2001) served as the first commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy. He was also the Navy’s first black aircraft pilot and the first black air traffic controller. Continue reading “Oscar W. Holmes, Jr; 1st African American Air Traffic Controller, 1st Commissioned Black Officer In The Navy & 1st Black Navy Pilot.”

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