Tuskegee Airmen celebration In honor and recognition of Black History Month 2022. Video features World War II Veteran Gen. Charles McGee a Tuskegee Airmen pilot deployed in Italy. Gen McGee passed last month on January 16, 2022. Gen. McGee was the last living Tuskegee Airmen. His military aviation career was over a span of 30 years. McGee flew 409 combat missions in WWII: the Korean War and Vietnam War.