State veterans hall of fame seeking nominations for class

The Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame (IMVHOF) is calling for nominations for its fifth class of veteran honorees. The not-for-profit organization honors Hoosier veterans for service during and after active duty. To date, the IMVHOF has recognized 62 men and women for their outstanding military and civilian service.

Up to 15 veterans will be honored for military service achievements and/or community contributions. To be eligible, a nominee must meet any one of these criteria:

• Born in Indiana.

• Entered military service in Indiana.

• Lived in Indiana for a minimum of eight years.

• Received an honorable discharge.

• No felony convictions.

All branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, all ages, living or deceased, and males and females will be considered equally. The complete nomination packet and criteria can be found at inate/. Nominations will be accepted through end of day, Aug. 1.

Nominees will be honored at the annual induction ceremony to be held on Friday, Nov. 9, at the National Guard Armory located at 9920 E. 56th St., in Lawrence.