The Brown County Museum of History is the first museum of its size in Texas to be honored with this Purple Heart designation, given in recognition of ongoing exhibits and initiatives that support veterans and promote patriotism. Nominated by Purple Heart Medal recipient, Captain Paul E. Wade. Awarded by the Military Order of the Purple Heart Department of Texas Senior Vice Commander Tracey L. Brown Greene. The Museum has a tradition of supporting and honoring our nation’s veterans. They provide opportunities and events for our community to show their appreciation of our military men and women.
The media and the public are invited to attend a ceremony that will take place on Saturday, January 29th at the Brown County Museum of History.