Nightly News   |  January 12, 2012

Funeral for Tuskegee airman

Raymond Johnson later became an attorney and civil rights activist. He died on New Year’s Eve at age 89. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> funeral services were held in los angeles today for raymond johnson who lived an amazing american life . drafted out of howard university at the start of world war ii , he became one of the famed tusk tuskeegee airmen. he died on new year's eve at the age of 89.