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[Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0175]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Mrs. Sidney Burris and her son, Sidney, both of Blanchard, were honored Friday in Oklahoma City when a chapter of the Noncommissioned Officers Association, bearing the name of the Burris' son and brother, SFC Tony K. Burris, was chartered at a banquet at Val Gene's Restaurant, Shepherd Mall."
Date: April 7, 1967
Creator: Wood, Tony
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0174]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "This was the scene at the Pentagon Thursday as General Omar Bradley, chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, presented to Sidney S. Burris of Blanchard the Medal of Honor awarded his son, Sgt. 1/C Tony K. Burris who died in heroic action in Korea."
Date: 1952
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0118.0173]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Cutting the ribbon, Sidney Burris of Blanchard formally opens the new army reserve training center in Chickasha which was named after her son, Tony K. Burris, a Grady County soldier who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor posthumously."
Date: September 29, 1960
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society