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 Ivan McRae, Jr. – son of Jamaican Immigrants – On behalf of the President, Congressman Steve Israel presented Tuskegee Airman Ivan Mcrae of Dix Hills the congressional Gold Medal at the American Airpower Museum on Thursday 7 September 2010.

Ivan McRae - Congressional Gold Medal Presentation: Tuskegee Airman Ivan Mcrae points to the B-25 at the American Airpower Museum as he referenced the aircraft he flew during World War II.

(photo from – American Airpower Museum)