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Col. (Ret) Ray Crocker was recently inducted into the U.S. Army Ordnance Corps Hall of Fame at a ceremony held in Ft. Lee, Va. Crocker, a resident of Philadelphia, is the first member of the U.S. Army National Guard, and the first Mississippian to receive the recognition. Crocker's wife, Colleen Crocker, was given The Keeper of the Flame that is presented to wives of Ordnance soldiers who support their husbands throughout their career.

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