Marla Andrews

Marla Andrews presented the flag from her father's casket, Captain Lawrence Dickson.
1010 WINS
March 22, 2019 - 10:00 pm
By Sharon Barnes-Waters "In life, you honor the flag. In death, the flag honors you," words said by an unknown chaplain but so appropriate for this day. As I made my way to Virginia through the rain and fog of New York, I wondered how this day would unfold. Would it be a celebration of life, would...
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Tuskegee Airman, Captain LAwrence Dickson is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemtery
1010 WINS/Sharon Barnes-Waters
March 22, 2019 - 12:58 pm
ARLINGTON, VA (1010 WINS) -- Captain Lawrence Dickson's 68th and final mission ended in December of 1944, when his P-51 Mustang developed engine trouble and crashed near the Austria-Italy border. RELATED: Pentagon IDs remains of Tuskegee Airman killed in WWII | WWII veteran who asked for 100...
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1010 WINS' Sharon Barnes Water with Marla Andrews, daughter of Tuskegee Airman Captain Lawrence E Dickson.
1010 WINS
October 10, 2018 - 5:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The remains of a Tuskegee Airman were found 73 years after he was lost in a flight over Austria. Marla Andrews was just 29-months-old when her father Captain Lawrence Dickson went down. It was December 23, 1944, and Dickson, a Harlem resident, was on his 68th mission...
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