In the article it says, " Carter made history as one of the first-ever African-American pilots in the U.S. history. It also says, " He played a key role in the Allies' victory in WWll."
Carter was born September 27, 1919. He was a member of the Tuskegee Airmen. Carter flew 77 missions during world war 2. He was a professor at the Tuskegee University for 19 years. He died November 08, 2012.