November is National Native American Heritage Month, a time to recognize the histories, invaluable contributions and livelihood of American Indian and Alaska Native people in the United States.
This information is from the book From Warriors To Soldiers: A History of American Indian Service in the United States Military by Gary Robinson & Phil Lucas: Private First Class Charles George died in the Korean conflict on November 30, 1952, when he fell on a bursting grenade and smothered it to save his fellow soldiers. […]
On October 3, 2017 Adele Mihesuah, a member of NICOA’ s Board of Directors, was honored at the Oklahoma AARP Indian Elders Honors for her contributions to her tribal nation, state, and community. We not only want to share this information with everyone, but also celebrate Adele’s award and accomplishments. Adele stated that, “There is […]