A Carlinville WWII veteran is the recipient of the Congressional Gold Metal. U.S. Representative Rodney Davis spoke in honor of Major Stephen J. Bonner to the U.S House of Representatives. Major Bonner has earned the Congressional gold medal for his service as an American fighter pilot with the Flying Tiger squadron. Representative Davis remarks on his pride to have Major Bonner in his district.
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During Major Bonner's service he became a member of the American Fighter Aces, who are known as our countries most distinguished fighter pilots.