AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – On Monday, March 25th, 2019 the Ussery Roan Texas State Veterans Home will be hosting an event to celebrate National Medal of Honor day.
Ussery Roan is excited to host the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum as they bring Charles Roan’s Congressional Medal of Honor to the facility.
This is the first time Mr. Roan’s Medal of Honor will have a presence in the State Veterans Home in which is named after him.
Mr. Don Sherman and Mr. Kevin Black from the American Legion in Claude Texas, home of Charles Roan, will give a brief history lesson about Mr. Roan and how he earned his Medal of Honor. A reception will follow.
The community is invited to join us for this special celebration.Tags: Charles Roan medal of honor • KAMR • medal of honor • medal of honor day • nursing homes for veterans • Texas veterans homes • ussery-roan Texas state veterans home