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      One of the Tuskegee Airmen gets statue


      One of the Tuskegee Airmen got a rare chance to see himself and it was bigger than life!


      91-year-old Lt. Cl. Alexander Jefferson said he was speechless when he first laid eyes on a statue of himself this morning.


      Jefferson stopped by the home of sculptor Joe Rundell in Vienna Township -- who is also an accomplished engraver.


      Tundell says he is one-third done with the bronze statue.



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      he Tuskegee Airmen is a popular name of a group of African-American pilots who fought in World War 2.



      It's unclear which museum the statue will eventually end up in.




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