Medal of Honor Marine Comes Home

Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr. was buried in Knoxville, TN September 27th, 2015.  It was 72 years after he was credited with securing a vital island in Tarawa for use as a landing field in the Pacific.  His body was returned as part of the largest such recovery in U.S. history, carried out by a privately funded independent organization, History Flight.  The story will follow the research of a professional journalist, Clay Bonnyman Evans, the grandson of Lt. Bonnyman, who has written a book to be released July 3, 2018.

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