Herbert J. Thomas Jr.

Thomas Memorial Hospital Herbert J. Thomas Jr. Hall of Honor

  • Posted on: 10 December 2015
  • By: The Media Center

On Tuesday, December 8 Thomas Memorial Hospital revealed the new Herbert J. Thomas, Jr., Hall of Honor. This event brought in Veterans, Gold Star Mothers, and dignitaries from around the area to honor West Virginia’s first Medal of Honor recipient. During the event Thomas Memorial Hospital Honored Herbert J. Thomas, Jr., with the reading of his 1944 Medal of Honor Citation, the playing of Taps by Bugler Elizabeth Given, a Rifle Volley from The Donel C. Kinnard Honor Guard, and Amazing Grace played by Pipe Major, Tom Brown.