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Loved ones say good-bye to Tuskegee Airman

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) –Loved ones gathered to say good-bye to one of the original Tuskegee AirmenSaturday.

Julius Calloway passedaway Monday at home with family at his side. His funeral took place at ThirdCentral United Christian Church.

Calloway was among 1,000men who trained in Tuskegee, Alabama during World War II and became the firstblack pilots in the U.S. military.

Relatives said he will beremembered as a brave pilot who was able to accomplish his goal of flying.

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