Willa Brown

Willa Brown
Willa Beatrice Brown was the first black woman to receive a commission as a lieutenant in the U.S. Civil Air Patrol. She was 31 years old when she received her commission.
  • 154

  • Copyright/Owner: Smithsonian Institution
  • Source: National Air and Space Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
  • For print or commercial use please see our permissions page.