Brew Graham, 97, and his wife, Evelyn, 86, walked slowly, side by side, with their canes, into Riverdale City Hall on Monday evening. The mood was set for something special.

Mr. Graham would be honored by Riverdale Mayor Evelyn Wynn-Dixon and city councilmembers, for being the oldest living Tuskegee Airman.

Born in Greenwood, Miss, on Feb. 20, 1915, Graham served overseas during WW II as an airplane mechanic with the 99th Fighter Squadron, and later with the 332nd Fighter Group, aka the

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