LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. (LRAFB) -- Two young boys are being hailed as heroes for their bravery last year.

The LRAFB reports that Alex Chapman and Elijah Johnson were out playing on a hill behind their home next to a manmade lake.

While there they saw twosisters trying to fish a toy out of the water the day after Christmas. One of the girls, a 12-year-old, fell into the water and couldn't swim.

While Elijah ran to get help, Alex tried to help get the girl out of the water.

Luckily, Alex's father wasn't too far away and he was able to jump in the water and pull the girl to shore. He performed CPR until an ambulance arrived.

The two boys were honored at their school for their bravery in a tense situation.

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