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Richard Bong Top American Ace of World War II

Presented by Tomas J. Thomas, retired USAF Command Pilot and Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame member
Richard Bong
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Community Room
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Next month will mark 70 years since General MacArthur presented the Congressional Medal of Honor to Major Richard I. bong during the Philippine campaign of December 12, 1944.

Tom Thomas will tell us the fascinating story of how a farm boy from Poplar, Wisconsin grew up to become America's top fighter ace of World War II.

World War II planes