by Connie Cherba

Dubuque sent many young men off to fight in World War II. One who answered the call to arms was Robert L. Martin, a young Black man who distinguished himself as a Tuskegee Airman. An application to name the terminal at the Dubuque Regional Airport the Robert L. Martin Terminal Building was approved in July 2020.

To read this and other featured articles in their entirety, pickup the September 2020 issue of Julien’s Journal magazine. Click to subscribe for convenient delivery by mail, or call (563) 557-1914. Single issues are also available in print at area newsstands and digitally via the Issuu platform.

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Julien’s Journal, the Dubuque area lifestyle magazine, is a monthly regional feature magazine for and about Dubuque and the tri-state region.


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