Alan Karchmer for the National Museum of the American Indian

NATIONAL NATIVE AMERICAN VETERANS MEMORIAL

Honoring the Military Service of Native Americans

Tributes

Gifts were made to the National Native American Veterans Memorial in honor and in memory of the following:

  • A

  • Ray Abeyta
  • Gary Aiwohi
  • LCpl. Amos Allen
  • Ben B. Anderson
  • George Robert Anner
  • Charles G. Aragon
  • John Dartagnion Ayala
  • B

  • Bruce R. Badenoch
  • John Balloue
  • Jackson Lee Barnett, Sr.
  • Sgm. Jack Barron
  • Russell Bartlett
  • Rick Bartow
  • Rowenah T. Basa
  • Tony Basguez
  • Henry "Bud" Bear
  • Donald Earl Bear
  • Msgt. William Becze
  • Ssgt. William M. Becze
  • Jeff Begay
  • Sgt. Robert D. Bell
  • Latseen D. Benson
  • Nathan Hill Benton
  • Theodore Ralph Bird Bear
  • Benjamin Blayton, Sr.
  • Stephen Bowers
  • Silas Wayne Boyiddle
  • Alfonso Brave Heart
  • Brianna Brave Heart
  • Joseph Brave Heart
  • Louis Brave Heart
  • Holt Brewer
  • George Broken Leg
  • Moses Broken Leg
  • Emmett Brown
  • Edward Paul Browne
  • Peter Reynold Buck
  • C

  • David Caldwell
  • Michael Ku'u'ualoha Cash
  • Robert Paul Chaat, Jr. “Chahtinneyackque”
  • Jose Chacon
  • Dalton R. Chapman
  • Daniel R. Chapman, Sr.
  • Dean R. Chapman
  • Duane R. Chapman
  • Gilbert R. Chapman, Sr.
  • Julian Lee Chebahtah
  • Charles Chibitty
  • Bob E. Christian
  • John G. Cobb
  • Capt. Charles Coleman
  • Capt. Allan Leonard Crain
  • Raymond Cuffee
  • Clifford Cullings
  • D

  • Abundio Palamino Daniels
  • Burton V. Danielson
  • Jason Danny
  • Santos De La Rosa
  • Edwin L. De Luna
  • Louis J. De Luna, Sr.
  • Vine Deloria, Jr.
  • Avery Dennis
  • John Michael Denny
  • Ross Patrick Denny
  • George E. Denton
  • 1st Lt. James Walter Dixon
  • James Washington Dixon
  • Floyd Douglas
  • Morgan Doyle
  • Sidney Drumheller
  • E

  • George H. Earring
  • Brummett Echo Hawk
  • Delray Echo Hawk
  • Ricky Elder
  • Russ Elder
  • George Estrada
  • Sgt. Mary Margaret Silvas Estrada
  • Thomas Earl Evans
  • F

  • Merlin J. Fairbanks
  • Billie Carol Farmer
  • Ralph Feather
  • Juan Feliciano
  • Sgt. William McKinley Floyd
  • Blackhawk Forenelli
  • Andrew Fox
  • Milden J. Fox, Jr.
  • Ronald H. Frazee, Jr.
  • G

  • Danny Garceau
  • Dennis L. Glenn
  • Gary R. Glenn
  • Bob Gooday
  • Inman Cloyde Gooday
  • Lupe Gooday
  • Talbert Gooday
  • Talbot Gooday
  • Wendell Gooday
  • Marlin R. Goombi, Sr.
  • Garry Gover
  • Grant Gover
  • Phillip H. Gover, II
  • Kate Gray
  • Joseph Thomas Guanche
  • Charles Guerrier
  • H

  • James Monroe Handboy
  • Felix Bird Hernandez
  • Wilson E. Herrod
  • Conrad Hopinkah
  • Robert Ernest Howard
  • Chris Howell
  • Wadsworth J. Howell
  • William Howell
  • Donald Hudson
  • Shannon Hughes
  • Iva Rose Hawzipta-Taylor Hunter
  • J

  • Sgt. Jesse James
  • Christopher E. Janis
  • George William Jeannotte
  • Charles Johnson
  • Vernon Jones
  • Warren Lee Jones
  • K

  • James Kaquatosh
  • Jefferson Keel
  • Isabelle Kelin
  • Bruce Klinekole
  • Arthur Milton Kolb
  • Theodore Krausser
  • Kenneth S. Kusumoto
  • L

  • Seward LaFollette
  • Sammy Lamebull
  • Tyler Lastiyano
  • Marcella LeBeau
  • Sandra LeBeau
  • Harry Arthur Leith
  • William L. (Shorty) Lewis
  • Sgt. Felix L. Lindsey
  • Loretta Lote
  • Deanie Lucero
  • M

  • Willian Roger Maddox
  • Dixon Madison
  • Guy Maktima
  • Richard Marcellais
  • Pedro Marmolejo
  • Peter Martin
  • Christian McCabe
  • Jack McKeag
  • Daniel Mead
  • David Medicine Bear
  • Joe Medicine Crow
  • Davis D. Miller
  • David S. Mills
  • Edward Molino
  • Eddie Molino, Jr.
  • John R. Moran
  • Doyle Morgan
  • George Murillo
  • N

  • William Neveaux
  • Gary W. Noble
  • Lauren Ashley Noriega
  • O

  • Lawrence Thundercloud Osmond
  • Samuel Owl
  • P

  • Nathan Page
  • Joseph Parris
  • Dominic Pawlowski
  • Jon Peters
  • James Phillips
  • Nathan Phillips
  • Robert Phillips
  • Wayne Phillips
  • Raymond Picotte
  • Lawrence Pierce
  • Spec. Lori Piestewa
  • Wilfred J. Pine
  • Enrico Pinella
  • Harvey Pratt
  • John Allen Pratt
  • Jimmie Preston
  • Harold Pruner
  • R

  • Bruce and Mary Anna Ramirez
  • J. Evelyn Jeannotte Ramirez
  • Charles Randall
  • Mitchell Red Cloud, Jr.
  • William Red Elk, Jr.
  • William Winfield W. Reeder
  • Gordon E. Repman
  • Michael Ricks
  • Douglas Roanhorse
  • R.S. Bayne Robertson
  • Katrina Rodriguez
  • Wesley Rose
  • Frank Roviello
  • S

  • Antonia G. Saba
  • Daniel Roger Sadongei
  • Leland Sapcut
  • Merideth Sapcut
  • Tommie Sapcut
  • Wilbur Sapcut
  • Sgt. James Happy Schuster
  • Jeremy Scott
  • Melvin L. Scott
  • Karen Seaberg
  • Charles Sensabaugh
  • William R. Sensabaugh
  • Albert Joseph Silvas
  • Frank Silvas
  • George C. Silvas
  • Norbert C. Skenandore
  • Norbert M. Skenandore
  • George Slezak
  • James W. Smith
  • Wilbur Smith
  • Alfred Snowball, Sr.
  • Ivan Sorbel
  • Marc Spencer
  • Martin Spitz
  • Alexander Spoehr
  • Arnold Sprayberry
  • Charles Equstus Sunday
  • Joanna Sunday
  • William J. Sweeney
  • Levi Swimmer
  • T

  • Garrison 'Kayo' Tahmahkera
  • Clifford K. Takawana
  • William D. Tall Bear, Sr.
  • Ssgt. Gerald Thrasher
  • Marcy C. Tiger, Ret.
  • Bill Tippeconnie
  • David Tippeconnie
  • Norman Tippeconnie
  • Robert Tippeconnie
  • Tom Tippeconnie
  • Juanita Torivio
  • George H. Tortes
  • Mary Toya
  • James R. Trowbridge
  • MGySgt. Vernon Tsoodle, Ret.
  • Bobby LeRoy Tuell
  • V

  • Burns Van Sickle
  • Jay T. Van Sickle
  • Douglas Villepique
  • W

  • Ssgt. Thomas E. Wainright
  • Richard Waithe
  • Ronnie Wallace
  • Ssgt. William O. Wamego, Jr.
  • Jonah R. Ward
  • Ernest Wensaut
  • James W. Wheeler
  • Janet Wheeler
  • Ervin E. Wheelock
  • David White
  • James A. White
  • Maurice Williams
  • Norman Francis Williams
  • Norman F. (Bill) Williams, Jr.
  • Rhonda Williams
  • Y

  • Jimmy Lee Young
  • Z

  • Betty and Stephen Zuberbueler

Additionally, these gifts recognize all Native Veterans and the following groups:

  • Active Anquoe US Marine Corps
  • Anquoe Veterans
  • Bluejacket Poupart Family Veterans
  • Colonel John Washington–Katherine Montgomery Chapter of the DC Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Native American members of Disabled American Veterans
  • Native Americans who served in E Co. 179th Infantry Division
  • Native Americans who served in the 45th Infantry Division during the Korean War
  • Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation Employees and Supporters
  • Women Veterans
  • Women’s Army Corps