U.S. Rep. Kelly’s Bill to Rename Olympia Field’s Post Office for Capt. Robert Martin, a Tuskegee Airmen, Passes U.S. House

Captain Robert L. Martin (Photo: Family of Capt. Robert Martin)

Washington, D.C.-(ENEWSPF)- Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives advanced Congresswoman Robin Kelly’s legislation to rename the Olympia Fields post office for Captain (USA, ret.) Robert L. Martin, a Tuskegee Airmen and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. The measure was co-sponsored by the entire Illinois delegation.

“I thank my colleagues for passing this measure today. Throughout his military career and life, Captain Robert Martin showed what it means to be an American hero. Despite many barriers, he and the other Tuskegee Airmen . . .

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