Indiana National Guard To Honor Fallen Soldier


An Indiana National Guardsman who was killed in the line of duty will be memorialized today in Marshall County. Indiana Adjutant General Maj. Gen. R. Martin Umbarger will join family and friends of Spc. Arronn Fields at the Indiana National Guard Armory in Plymouth at 11 a.m. EDT to pay tribute to his life and military service.A personalized shadow box will be permanently mounted there during a Wall of Honor ceremony. Fields was performing a security patrol in Afghanistan in 2012 when he was struck by a rocket-propelled grenade. The Knightstown native died of injuries sustained in that attack. The public is welcome to attend the ceremony.