Purpose: The purpose of this memorandum is to announce the formation of the Missouri National Guard Hall of Fame and solicit nominations for the 2020 Inaugural Class.
We will select inductees from the applications received and have annual inductions into this prestigious group.
Nomination Criteria: The ideal candidate (officer, warrant or enlisted) will have served in the Missouri National Guard, or the Missouri Militia anytime since 1862. This also applies to members of the Air Guard since 1947. The candidate must also have been separated from the Guard for a least five years.
The Award will consist of a Harry S Truman Medallion and a Missouri National Guard Certificate.
The deadline for nominations for the Class of 2021 is July 31, 2021. Inductees will be announced on October 1, 2021.
1. The nominee must have served within the Missouri National Guard or Missouri Militia since 1862. This also applies to members of the Air Guard since 1947.
2. The nominee must present a DD214, WD AGO (War Department Adjutant General’s Office), evidence of Militia participation or other evidence of an Honorable Discharge.
3. The nominee must be or have been a resident of the State of Missouri.