“Oklahoma’s Medal of Honor Recipients” presentation by Jody Turner
July 18, 7 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
On Thursday, July 18, at 7 p.m. the Museum of the Western Prairie in Altus will host a presentation about Oklahoma’s Medal of Honor recipients. Jody Turner of Enid, Oklahoma, will review the history of the Medal of Honor from the Civil War through the most recent military conflicts, focusing on the interesting and inspiring stories of Oklahomans who have earned the oldest US military award for bravery. Turner is a veteran of the US Air Force with 21 years of service. She is also a history buff who has done extensive research on the Medal of Honor. This program is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served. The Museum of the Western Prairie is located at 1100 Memorial Drive in Altus. Please call 580-482-1044 for more information.