Tuskegee University http://apr.org en Services Set for Herbert Carter, Tuskegee Airman http://apr.org/post/services-set-herbert-carter-tuskegee-airman <P>Funeral services are being planned at Tuskegee University for retired Lt. Col. Herbert E. Carter, one of the original Tuskegee Airmen.</P> <P>Carter was among the first troops to report to Tuskegee during World War II as the Pentagon began training the nation's first black military pilots.</P> <DIV> <P>The school says a funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at the campus chapel for Carter, who died Nov. 8 at the age of 95.</P> <P>Carter served in the Air Force and its Army predecessor for 25 years before retiring. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 14:00:35 +0000 The Associated Press 20635 at http://apr.org Services Set for Herbert Carter, Tuskegee Airman