2019 Hiroshi Miyamura Scholarships Awarded


From left: Lillian Lewis, Angeline Diongson, Hiroshi Miyamura, Jenelle Torres.


GALLUP, N.M. — Three scholarships in the name of Korean War Medal of Honor recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura were given on April 29 as part of the ninth annual Senior Recognition Night at Hiroshi Miyamura High School in Gallup, N.M.

Lillian Lewis will attend Arizona State University with a goal to become a forensic analyst representing both the city and Indian reservation sides of the criminal justice system. She is part Navajo, Apache and Mexican, but considers herself part of the Dine tribe. She was community service officer for the class.

Angeline Diongson plans to attend