Joseph P. Gomer, P-51 Fighter Pilot, Tuskegee Airmen, Red Tails

Major Joseph P. Gomer, 301st Fighter Squadron, (Italy) a Tuskegee Airman, Red Tails, flew 68 combat missions during WW II in the P-39, P-47, and P-51. During the Korean War he flew the C-119 and C-47. He retired from the USAF in 1964. His daughter has a wonderful website about his distinguished career called Honor Thy Father: A Tuskegee Airman, A Tribute to My Father, Joseph Philip Gomer. Joe is a regular speaker in schools and at the Wings of the North, Air Expo in Eden Prairie, Mn. every July, which also has a short bio webpage about him. He was a featured speaker at An Evening With Eagles 2011. See also the 42 page 120 minutes on 2 cassettes MHS Oral History Interview by Thomas Saylor. (Vince Parker, B-17 Tail Gunner, was in the 301st Heavy Bomb Group.)

 Remembering Tuskegee Airman Joseph Gomer, 1920-2013