Rusvhille resident receives Sagamore of the Wabash

Sen. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg, second from the right) attended Sgt. Maj. Robert Brown’s Sagamore of the Wabash Award Ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 13. Gov. Eric Holcomb (center left) presented Sgt. Maj. Brown (center right) with this prestigious award for his patriotism and service to the United States. Sgt. Maj. Brown served in WWII, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, serving the country for a total of 24 years before retiring from military service. Sgt. Maj. Brown is a native of Rushville.

Rusvhille resident receives Sagamore of the Wabash