The Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame has named its second group of honorees, which will be inducted during a ceremony on Nov. 13 in Carmel. The IMVHOF did a statewide call for nominations in June, resulting in nearly 50 applications. Eighteen military veterans with Hoosier ties were selected for outstanding service achievements or military and community contributions.
For the valorous military service category: George W. Boffo*, Harry W. Brooks, Jr., Charles W. Green, Charles B. Hall*, Donald R. Rigney, Craig L. Rongey Colfax, **; Claude M. Spilman, Jr.*, John A. Topperm, Farrell Utterback.
For the combined military and community service category: Joseph E. Kernan, Jeffrey E. Mittman, Stephen P. Moore, Shirley M. Ohta, John N. Owens*, Joseph D. Ryan*, Edgar D. Whitcomb, Clyde C. Wright.
This year’s induction ceremony will take place on Nov.13, at the Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel in Carmel. Tickets can be purchased online at2015imvhof.eventbrite.com.