People listen to David Cunningham, of San Jose, the Chapter President of theSan Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen, during an event held on
People listen to David Cunningham, of San Jose, the Chapter President of theSan Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen, during an event held on the USS Hornet Museum honoring Tuskegee Airmen veterans Leslie Williams, 94, of Patterson, and Clyde Grimes, of Oakland, in Alameda, Calif., on Saturday, March 15, 2014. The Tuskegee Airmen were the first African-American pilots to fly for the military during World War II. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group)