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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration
Mr. Alfred McCambry, Chairman of the Bay County Chamber of Commerce, spoke to more than 50 attendees at Tyndall’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Jan. 18 at the base chapel. The event was hosted by the Tyndall Black Heritage Committee. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lisa Norman)
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At the crossroads of freedom and equality

Posted 1/19/2013   Updated 1/23/2013 Email story   Print story

    


by Senior Airman Christopher Reel
325th Fighter Wing Public Affairs


1/19/2013 - TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Tyndall Black Heritage Committee hosted the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Jan.18 at the base chapel.

Chairman of the Bay County Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Alfred McCambry, was the guest speaker at the event.

He spoke in front of more than 50 attendees, including First Air Force vice commander, Brig. Gen. Robert J. Beletic, 325th Fighter Wing commander, Col. David E. Graff and 325th FW vice commander, Mark L. O'Laughlin.

His speech asked the question, "Are we where we need to be?" and highlighted segments from Dr. King's speech, "I Have a Dream." The commemoration ended with the attendees singing James W. Johnson's song, "Lift Every Voice and Sing."

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