Posted on Feb 14, 2021
SSG Robert Mark Odom
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On September 1,1977, Bobby C. Wilks became the first African American in the Coast Guard to reach the rank of captain. He was also the first African American
Coast Guard aviator. He later became the first African American to command a Coast Guard air station.
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SSG Robert Mark Odom thanks for the historical read/share.
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Lt Col John (Jack) Christensen
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Great history share.
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Lt Col Charlie Brown
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Awesome history share SSG Robert Mark Odom
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