“The Search for WWII Red Tails” will be presented by Martin Raffel on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Temple Sholom 594 North Bridge St, Bridgewater. The program is $5 and refreshments will be served.
Martin Raffel is former senior vice president at the Jewish Council for Public Affairs and a graduate of the Hebrew University School of Law. Martin's father was a highly decorated B-17 pilot in WWII, having flown 50 combat missions in Europe from his base in southern Italy. He will discuss his experience searching for African American pilots, Tuskegee Airmen, who flew fighter airplanes that escorted and protected the bombers on their missions.
Sponsor: Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties