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Peoria Public Radio News
2:38 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Peoria veteran gets long awaited medals

Retired U.S. Air Force veteran, Benny Percy, receives recognition from Congressman Aaron Schock for time served during classified mission.
Credit Denise Molina / Peoria Public Radio

A retired U.S. Air Force veteran was finally recognized for his part in a classified mission that took place more than three decades ago. Congressman Aaron Schock presented an Air Force Longevity Service Ribbon, Air Force Good Conduct Medal, and Humanitarian Service Medal to 54-year old Benny Percy.

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