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Black History Month: The past shaping the future

Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Barnes, first African American to be Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force. Barnes was selected to hold the top Air Force enlisted position Oct. 1, 1973, and finished him time in the position July 31, 1977. (Courtesy photo)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Alexi Bosarge
VIRIN: 031211-F-JZ509-0355.JPG
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