Columbus, OH – June 24, 2002 – The Ohio Military Hall of Fame will induct its annual class of twelve honorees on Friday, July 5, 2002, at Ohio Veterans Plaza at the Ohio State House in Columbus. The ceremony is open to the public.

This year’s ceremony will be the third annual induction for the Ohio Military Hall of Fame, founded in 2000 to honor Ohio military veterans who have been the recipients of medals for valor on the battlefield. The Keynote speaker at the ceremony will be U.S House Representative Patrick J. “Pat” Tiberi, himself an honorary board member of the OMHOF.

Ohio Military Hall of Fame’s permanent residence is at Motts Military Museum in Groveport, Ohio.

For more information on the Ohio Military Hall of Fame, please contact Bob White at 614-358-6900, or, or visit the organization’s newly developed web site at