Fort Leonard Wood to Honor Native American Soldier

3 years 7 months 3 weeks ago November 29, 2012 Nov 29, 2012 Thursday, November 29 2012 Thursday, November 29, 2012 6:45:00 AM CST in News
By: KOMU Staff

FORT LEONARD WOOD - It's Native American Indian Heritage month and Fort Leonard Wood is hosting a Native American who serves in the U.S. Army.

Sergeant First Class Richard Oxendine will speak at 11:30 a.m. at the Pershing Community Center about his Native American upbringing and his experience as a Native American in today's army.

Afterward, there will be a song and dance performed by members of the Osage Tribe from Oklahoma. 

 

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