Roger Terry

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Roger Terry
Born August 13, 1921 [1]
Died June 11, 2009
West Los Angeles
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Army Air Corps
Rank Lieutenant
Unit 332nd Fighter Group
Awards Congressional Gold Medal

Lt. Roger "Bill" Terry (August 13, 1921 – June 11, 2009) was one of the Tuskegee Airmen. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II. In 1945 he was stationed at Freeman Field, Indiana, where he was excluded from the "whites only" officers club, PX and theatre, which German POWs were allowed to attend.[2] He was the only individual to be discharged following the Freeman Field Mutiny.

Terry died of heart failure on June 11, 2009. He was 87.[3]

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