Tag Archives: Alabama Historical Commission

Tuskegee Airmen honored with marker at Troy airport

March 1, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Troy University joined the City of Troy on Wednesday to honor the Tuskegee Airmen by unveiling a historical marker at the Tuskegee Army Air Field Hangar located at Troy Municipal Airport.

The Tuskegee Airmen, the nation’s first black military pilots, used the hangar, which originally located at Tuskegee Army Air Field.

When the training program…

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TROY Senior Vice Chancellor Givhan named Alabama Historical Commission Chairman

February 26, 2018

TROY University’s Senior Vice Chancellor for Advancement and Economic Development Gen. Walter Givhan has been named Chairman of the Alabama Historical Commission.

The AHC is the state’s official historic preservation agency. According to Givhan, the members of the commission are the “keepers of heritage.”

The commission is responsible for conducting geographic surveys and handling the…

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