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Richard B. Rutledge, a World War II Tuskegee Airman, was honored by the Miami-Dade Aviation Department in February 2015. Rutledge served as an airplane mechanic and went on to become one of the first black persons to be commissioned in the U.S. Army Air Corps as a warrant officer. Upon graduation, he maintained a private law practice in Queens for 34 years and then went on to a lengthy career on the bench, most recently serving as a NYS Supreme Court Justice in Queens County. (3/5/2015)